[ tahy-yyahn ]
/ ˈtaɪˈyüɑn /
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a city in and the capital of Shanxi province, in northern China; a walled city.
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Also (Wade-Giles) Tai·yüan, T'ai·yüan .
) Yang·qu [yahng-chy], /ˈyɑŋˈtʃü/,
) Yang·kü [yahng-ky] /ˈyɑŋˈkü/
Words nearby Taiyuan
, T'ai Tsung
, Taiwan Strait
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use Taiyuan in a sentence
“Incidents in which guards beat up workers at Foxconn Taiyuan frequently occur, and the methods used are brutal,” the worker said.
“Therefore, the culprit of this 10,000-worker riot at Foxconn Taiyuan is Foxconn itself,” he said.
From Taiyuan, it proceeds northwestward through another rich iron and coal field of Shansi to Kolan.
British Dictionary definitions for Taiyuan
a city in N China, capital of Shanxi: founded before 450 ad; an industrial centre, surrounded by China's largest reserves of high-grade bituminous coal. Pop: 2 516 000 (2005 est)
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