[ shuhn-yahng ]
/ ˈʃʌnˈyɑŋ /
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a city in and the capital of Liaoning province, in NE China: cultural capital of Manchuria; battle 1905.
Definition for shenyang (2 of 2)
[ lyou-ning ]
/ ˈlyaʊˈnɪŋ /
Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a province in NE China. 58,301 sq. mi. (151,000 sq. km). Capital: Shenyang.
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Examples from the Web for shenyang
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 (1 of 2)
/ (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
British Dictionary definitions for shenyang (2 of 2)
/ (ˈljaʊˈnɪŋ) /
a province of NE China, in S Manchuria. Capital: Shenyang. Pop: 42 100 000 (2003 est). Area: 150 000 sq km (58 500 sq miles)
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