Pronunciation: (ly'shyn'), [key]
—n. 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. 1,650,000. Also called Port Arthur. Formerly, Japanese, Ryojunko.
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