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

  • A city of northeast China east of Shenyang. It was formerly controlled by Russia and Japan. Population: 1,240,000.

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  • n. A city in Liaoning province, China.


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  • The crash took place midafternoon Tuesday in the northern Liaoning province county of Fushun, just outside the major city of Shenyang, known best as the site where communist military hero Lei Feng died in a 1962 accident.

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  • Assessment work tin in the Fushun block that covers another area of approximately 4,000 square kilometers started in January this year.

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  • Assessment work in the Fushun block that covers another area of about 4,000 square kilometers started in January this year.

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  • Tesco ' s China strategy includes pushing into second- and third-tier cities, such as Qinhuangdao and Fushun, by opening supermarkets in shopping malls.

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  • A Communist Party member from northern Fushun city, Liu wanted to tell NEWSWEEK why he was willing to risk his life in a show of support for Falun Gong.

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  • We visited the former Ching Northern Palace and Tombs, as well as the prison at Fushun where the Last Emperor Pu-Yi was interned after the war, before heading north to Liao Yuan the next day.

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  • At the height of Sino-Soviet collaboration in the early 1950s, Soviet "experts" helped set up several Chinese camps, and organized forced labor brigades at a coal mine near Fushun.

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  • It was a Japanese from the Fushun collieries, a Russian prince of the

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  • Tumen Kiang Agreement, and the other respecting railways and mines whereby Japan obtained many new and valuable privileges and concessions, such as the extension of the Kirin-Changchun Railway to the Korean frontier, the option on the Hsinminfu-Fakumen line, and the working of the Fushun and Yentai mines, while in return

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  • More than 30 people were hurt following an explosion at PetroChina Co. 's Fushun

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