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Peiping

[Chinese bey-ping]
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noun
  1. Wade-Giles. former name of Beijing.
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Historical Examples

  • In Peiping the distress was no less acute—but the reaction was somewhat different.

    Prologue to an Analogue

    Leigh Richmond

  • He had eaten quietly by himself, reading the evening edition of the Peiping Truth as he ate his leisurely meal.

    What The Left Hand Was Doing

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • This is the glass through which Moscow and Peiping look out upon the world, the glass through which they see the rest of us.

  • This intense military activity was begun on August 23rd—some three weeks after your visit to Peiping.

    The Communist Threat in the Taiwan Area

    John Foster Dulles and Dwight D. Eisenhower

  • The United States has not, however, abandoned hope that Peiping will stop short of defying the will of mankind for peace.

    The Communist Threat in the Taiwan Area

    John Foster Dulles and Dwight D. Eisenhower