Liao


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Liao

(lyou), principal river of NE China, c.900 mi (1,450 km) long, rising in Inner Mongolia and flowing east then south through the fertile Liao alluvial plain to the Gulf of Liaodong. The eastern branch, its main tributary, joins it at the Jilin-Liaoning prov. border. The shallow, silt-laden Liao is navigable for light junks c.400 mi (640 km) upstream. It was the main route into S Manchuria until the construction of the railroad in the early 20th cent. Through sedimentation, the Liao delta has steadily grown.

Liao

a river in NE China, rising in SE Inner Mongolia and flowing northeast then southwest to the Gulf of Liaodong. Length: about 1100 km (700 miles)
References in periodicals archive ?
Liao said some mining firms have already expressed to buy equipment from them, but did not disclose it as of press time as negotiations are still ongoing.
The head of Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration, Lin Tyh-ming, has said Liao had 4,914 flying hours under his belt and the co-pilot 6,922 hours.
In addition to Liao's prints, the exhibition includes other prominent artists such as Hwang Yue-sheng, Pan Chin-jui, Lin Ren-hsin, and Huang Chun-yuan, among others.
"Self-powered equipment can enable users to get rid of the inconvenient daily charge," Liao said.
Diaz had a best total lift of 209kgs versus the 225kg of Li, the 224kg of Liao, the 212kg of Nabieva, and the 2010 of Jiang.
Liao headed in Inigo Herrera's corner to equalize in the 28th minute then Rupert Bana gave Ateneo the 2-1 lead when he whizzed his sixth goal of the season 10 minutes later.
Kuang-Yu Liao has been appointed as the chairman of the nominating and corporate governance committee, a member of both the audit committee and the compensation committee of the Board.
Eleventh seeds Liao Min Chun and Su Ching Heng were always in control as they won 21-13 21-15, but Dunn and Hall were far from downbeat.
Half an hour later, Liao Yiwu called me to confirm it.
Besides continuously fighting against 'three evil forces' of terrorism, extremism and separatism, the SCO members have been cooperating in terms of drug control, cracking down on cross-border crime, safeguarding information security and enhancing border controls, according to Liao.
Liao further talked of three evil forces comprising of terrorism, extremism, and separatism and appreciated the SCO members for cracking down on cross-border crimes, drug control, safeguarding information security, and enhancing border controls.
AU Optronics will start shipping 8K TV panels in 1H18 while ramping up shipments of all-screen displays for handset applications, DigiTimes reports, citing comments from Liao Wei-lun, president of AUO's video products business group.