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See Shanxi.


(Placename) a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Shanxi


or Shan•si


a province in N China. 30,450,000; 60,656 sq. mi. (157,099 sq. km). Cap.: Taiyuan.
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Over the decades, suspicion has fallen on three likely candidates associated with the movement of labourers and soldiers to the trenches: Shansi in China, Kansas's Camp Funston and Etaples in France.
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Warlord Yen Hsi-shan in Shansi Province, 1911-1949.
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