Examples of mainland in a Sentence
the boat back to the mainland leaves once every two days
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Hong Kong’s Hang Seng climbed 0.7 percent to 28,038.48 and the Shanghai Composite in mainland China shot up nearly 1 percent to 3,363.80.
Authorities began organizing ferries to bring tourists back to the mainland early Tuesday.
The win was Thomas’ fourth of the season and his first on the U.S. mainland among his five career wins.
The day the United States dares tease our nation with a nuclear weapon and sanctions, the mainland United States will be catapulted into an unimaginable sea of fire.
The ensorcelled visitors snapped out of their spell and retreated to the mainland in high dudgeon; more than six lawsuits have arisen in their wake, including a class action seeking more than $100 million in damages.
The Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture has barred Justin Bieber, champion of streaming, haver of most dislikes on the internet, from coming to mainland China on his Purpose world tour, according to a July 18 post on their site.
Walch-Cerpa, 36, told police that for some reason after taking her to a small island just north of the mainland off the 79th Street Causeway, the boat owner got upset and so angry that she was forced to reconsider her plan.
Local manufacturers mostly relocated to the nearby Chinese mainland a generation ago, turning acres of vacant factories into ideal spaces for up-and-coming bands to kick out the jams.
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: a large area of land that forms a country or a continent and that does not include islands
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