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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northeast China south-southeast of Shenyang. It was founded as a metallurgical center in 1915. Population: 832,000.

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  • proper n. A prefecture-level city in Liaoning province, China.

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Examples

  • Dai was not alone in dreaming up new schemes to be rich in Benxi.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • A former soldier and newspaper employee in the local industrial city of Benxi, he headed north to Heilongjing to make his fortune.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • The ant farmers are now considered the biggest security threat in Benxi.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • We drove back to the nearest city, Benxi, to track down Dai, but he was busy reinventing himself once again and was nowhere to be found.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • Bengang Steel Plates hit the 10% upper-limit following reports about the discovery of a metals mine with a capacity of 3 billion tons in Liaoning province's Benxi city, where the company is located.

    Markets Edge Up Before Fed Meet

  • First, the death in Benxi city, Liaoning, in December came months after

    The Guardian World News

  • FSH-X, a company involved in floating solid-wall containment technology and production for sustainable aquaculture that has been trading near year lows, announced today that it has signed an agreement with The People's Government of Benxi County with the intent of developing two additional farm sites in Benxi County, Liaoning Province, PRC.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • See for yourself: Photo in Slideshow: A table setting is seen during a preview of the … Video: Stars take us inside the Oscars Luncheon … Photo in Slideshow: Actress Melissa Leo, best supporting actress nominee for her … Photo: A man walks across a frozen river in Benxi, northeastern China's … Will it ad up?

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The child of "normal worker" parents, Wang grew up with few thoughts of leaving Benxi, an industrial town nearly 600 miles north-east of Beijing.

    The Guardian World News

  • In Benxi, she had lived in a flat, but was now sharing a large house and garden with two other couples from the extended family.

    The Guardian World News

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