from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Formerly (1928-1949) Pei·ping (pāˈpĭngˈ)Beijing The capital of China, in the northeast part of the country. Founded c. 700 B.C., it served as Kublai Khan's capital (13th century) and the capital of China (1421-1911; 1949-). It is a major commercial and industrial center and the political, educational, and cultural center of the country. Population: 7,440,000.
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- proper n. The capital of the People's Republic of China.
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- n. capital of the People's Republic of China in the Hebei province in northeastern China; 2nd largest Chinese city
BEIJING - It was the first day of summer in Beijing.
BEIJING mdash; A Google search feature was blocked in China on Thursday, the company said as it awaited Beijing
BEIJING — China's finance ministry changed the accounting of some government spending in a way that enabled Beijing to announce a deficit below the symbolic level of 3% of gross domestic product for 2010, an examination of budget documents shows.
BEIJING â Google Inc. said Tuesday it will stop automatically routing users in China to its Hong Kong site after Beijing threatened the company with the loss of its Internet license in their latest skirmish over censorhip.
BEIJING â Google Inc. said Tuesday it will stop automatically routing users in China to its Hong Kong site after Beijing threatened the company with ...
BEIJING - At a time of tension in U.S. - China relations, a three-day visit by senior U.S. officials to Beijing began Monday with signs that Chinese leaders want to smooth over some key frictions.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China sought to contain tension with the United States over online censorship and hacking, saying Google's dispute with Beijing should not be over-stated, ahead of a possible challenge from Washington on Internet freedom.
BEIJING (AFP) - -- Chinese meteorologists covered Beijing in snow Sunday after seeding clouds to bring winter weather to the capital in an effort to ... var news_amount = 1;
BEIJING — A legal research center in Beijing was shut down Friday and the licenses of more than 50 lawyers – many known for their ...
BEIJING: Throughout my year and a half in Beijing I haven't had many taxi drivers who speak even a small amount of English.
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