noun, plural liang, liangs.
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Example sentences from the Web for liang
A union representative told Buzzfeed News that they never received a text from Liang.
During that time Liang allegedly texted his representative at the police union.
When the door opened Liang fired one shot striking Gurley in the chest and killing him.
In an interview, Liang said, “Air should be the most valueless commodity, free to breathe for any vagrant or beggar.”
“General Tso was a powerful general… but he did not invent this chicken,” says Liang.‘The Search for General Tso’: The Origins of America’s Favorite Chinese Dish, General Tso’s Chicken|Marlow Stern|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The earliest Chinese accounts of him seem to be those contained in the Liang and Wei annals.
It was said at the time that Liang Shih-yi had won over his master to trying one last throw of the dice.The Fight For The Republic in China|Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale
The relations of Mr. Liang, editor of Chinese Progress, were also present.Intimate China|Mrs. Archibald Little
Mrs. Liang herself lived quietly at home until the year 1900.The Fulfilment of a Dream of Pastor Hsi's|A. Mildred Cable
Liang, lyang, n. a Chinese ounce or tael, reckoned as one-third heavier than the ounce avoirdupois.