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[Chinese ly-dah]
noun Wade-Giles.
  1. Lüda.
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or Lü·ta

[Chinese ly-dah]
noun Pinyin.
  1. former name of Dalian(def 1).
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Historical Examples

  • A burner of simple construction but which cannot be turned low is the "Luta," made by the same firm and shown in Fig. 14.

    Acetylene, The Principles Of Its Generation And Use

    F. H. Leeds

British Dictionary definitions for luta



  1. a joint name sometimes used for the two port cities of Lüshun and Dalian in NE China, in Liaoning province at the S end of the Liaodong peninsula
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