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A province of northeast China north of the Bohai Sea bordering North Korea. Shenyang is the capital.
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(Placename) a province of NE China, in S Manchuria. Capital: Shenyang. Pop: 42 100 000 (2003 est). Area: 150 000 sq km (58 500 sq miles)
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a province in NE China. 40,670,000; 58,301 sq. mi. (151,000 sq. km). Cap.: Shenyang. Formerly, Fengtien.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A delegation from Iran-China Friendship Association that is visiting the East Asian country, in a seminar at Shenyang, the capital city of China's Liaoning province, discussed avenues to expand scientific, cultural and economic cooperation with local officials of the province.