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(lyou`yüän`), city (1994 est. pop. 377,300), SW Jilin prov., China, on the railroad connecting Changchun and Dalian. It is a coal-mining center with a large thermal generating plant. Chemicals, plastics, and textiles are also produced. It was the capital of LiaobeiLiaobei
or Liaopei
, former province (c.47,000 sq mi/121,700 sq km), NE China. The capital was Liaoyuan. It was one of nine provinces created in Manchuria in 1945 by the Chinese Nationalist government.
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 prov. from 1945 to 1949; from 1949 to 1954 it was part of Liaodong prov.
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a city in China in Kirin Province on the Tungliao Ho (basin of the Liao Ho), near the Erhlung Shan reservoir. Population, 200,000 (1958). It is the center of the Liaoyuan coal basin. Coal mining is the principal industry; there is also machine building and the production of paper, textiles, and vegetable oil.

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