Lüshun

Lüshun

[ly-shyn]
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
an old city and seaport in S Liaoning province, in NE China, on the Yellow Sea: now part of the urban area of Dalian.
Also called Port Arthur.
Formerly Japanese, Ryojunko.
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Lüshun (ˈluːˈʃʊn)
 
n
Former name: Port Arthur a port in NE China, in S Liaoning province, at the S end of the Liaodong peninsula; together with the city of Dalian it comprises the port complex of Lüda: jointly held by China and the Soviet Union (1945--55)

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