[ shuhn-yahng ]
/ ˈʃʌnˈyɑŋ /
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noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a city in and the capital of Liaoning province, in northeastern China: cultural capital of Manchuria; battle 1905.
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Formerly Fengtien, Muk·den [mook-den, mook-] /ˈmʊkˈdɛn, ˈmuk-/ .
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The visibility in Shenyang, the capital of Liaoning Province, was measured at less than 656 feet.
Born in Shenyang, a city in the northeastern province of Liaoning, Xiaojiong grew up not knowing another lesbian.
British Dictionary definitions for Shenyang
/ (ˈʃɛnˈjæŋ) /
a walled city in NE China in S Manchuria, capital of Liaoning province: capital of the Manchu dynasty from 1644–1912; seized by the Japanese in 1931. Pop: 4 916 000 (2005 est)Former name: Mukden
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