Shanxi

[shahn-shee]
Also Shansi.
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Examples from the Web for shanxi

Contemporary Examples of shanxi

  • But today, almost a month after the Shanxi accident, the names of the victims are still a “state secret.”

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    Mystery in a Chinese Mine

    Huang Hung

    April 19, 2010

  • View photographer Christian Als' gallery of the coal-fueled life in poverty-stricken Shanxi Province.

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    China's Deadliest Industry

    Christian Als

    November 11, 2009


British Dictionary definitions for shanxi

Shanxi

Shansi

noun
  1. a province of N China: China's richest coal reserves and much heavy industry. Capital: Taiyuan. Pop: 33 140 000 (2003 est). Area: 157 099 sq km (60 656 sq miles)
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