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1. A city of extreme southeast Texas on Sabine Lake near the Louisiana border. It is a major deep-water port connected by channel with the Gulf of Mexico.
2. See Lüshun.
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1. (Placename) a former penal settlement (1833–70) in Australia, on the S coast of the Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania
2. (Placename) the former name of Lüshun
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1. a seaport in SE Texas, on Sabine Lake. 59,610.
2. See under Thunder Bay.
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