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Liaoyang

[lyou-yahng]
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noun
  1. Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a city in central Liaoning province, in NE China.
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Historical Examples

  • The scenes that had horrified the world at Port Arthur and Liaoyang were repeated.

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    Willis Boyd Allen

  • Here Kouropatkin had made his stand after the disastrous defeat at Liaoyang.

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    Willis Boyd Allen

  • They formed a huge horse-shoe, with its ends resting on the Taitse River, on the south bank of which stood Liaoyang.

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    Willis Boyd Allen

  • General Stoessel asked a few more questions concerning the reporter's escape from Liaoyang.

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  • A battle ensued, the carnage and desperate valour of which even exceeded those of Liaoyang.

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British Dictionary definitions for liaoyang

Liaoyang

noun
  1. a city in NE China, in S Manchuria, in Liaoning province: a regional capital in the early dynasties. Pop: 752 000 (2005 est)
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