Liaoning

geographical name
Liao·​ning | \ ˈlyau̇-ˈniŋ How to pronounce Liaoning (audio) \
variants: or formerly Fengtien \ ˈfəŋ-​ˈtyen How to pronounce Fengtien (audio) \

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province of northeastern China bordering on Bo Hai and North Korea in southern Manchuria; capital Shenyang area 58,301 square miles (151,583 square kilometers), population 43,746,323

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“Liaoning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Liaoning. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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