Port Arthur


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Port Arthur

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.

Port Arthur

n
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

Port` Ar′thur


n.
1. a seaport in SE Texas, on Sabine Lake. 59,610.
2. See under Thunder Bay.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Port Arthur - a major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong PeninsulaPort Arthur - a major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
Luda, Luta - an industrial conurbation in northeastern China on the southern end of the Liaodong Peninsula; it now includes the cities of Dalian and Lushun
2.Port Arthur - a battle in the Chino-Japanese War (1894); Japanese captured the port and fortifications from the Chinese
Manchuria - a region in northeastern China
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When the wire had been basted up this hill to the summit, the fortress of Port Arthur lay at their mercy.
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The HOA anticipates the negotiation and finalization of a definitive 20-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) sale-and-purchase agreement (SPA) for five million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) of LNG offtake from Phase 1 of the Port Arthur LNG export-project under development.
"Valero's Port Arthur refinery has a poor compliance record even when compared to other Texas oil refineries, spewing out millions of pounds of dangerous pollution into surrounding neighborhoods."
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Sempra Energy and Saudi Aramco today announced that their respective subsidiaries, Sempra LNG and Aramco Services Company, have signed a heads of agreement (HoA) over the Port Arthur LNG export project under development.
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry signed the Department of Energy's authorization allowing Sempra Energy's Port Arthur LNG to export approximately 13.5M tonnes per annum of U.S.-produced liquefied natural gas to countries that do not have a free-trade agreement with the U.S.
Mass killings are rare in Australia, where arms-bearing laws are extremely tight since 35 people were killed in 1996 in Port Arthur, Tasmania.
Peter's United Church of Christ in Elmhurst wrapped up its 16th annual adult mission trip last month in Port Arthur, Texas.
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