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 (lyou′) or Liao·he (-hŭ′)
A river of northeast China flowing through Liaoning province to the northern arm of the Bohai Sea. From its longest tributary it is about 1,300 km (800 mi) long.


(Placename) 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)


a river in NE China, flowing through S Manchuria into the Gulf of Liaodong. 700 mi. (1125 km) long.
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Noun1.Liao - the dynasty that ruled much of Manchuria and northeastern China from 947 to 1125
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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