- Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a city in central Liaoning province, in NE China.
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The scenes that had horrified the world at Port Arthur and Liaoyang were repeated.
Here Kouropatkin had made his stand after the disastrous defeat at Liaoyang.
They formed a huge horse-shoe, with its ends resting on the Taitse River, on the south bank of which stood Liaoyang.
General Stoessel asked a few more questions concerning the reporter's escape from Liaoyang.
A battle ensued, the carnage and desperate valour of which even exceeded those of Liaoyang.
- a city in NE China, in S Manchuria, in Liaoning province: a regional capital in the early dynasties. Pop: 752 000 (2005 est)