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 (shän′shē′) also Shan·si (-sē′)
A province of northern China on the northern side of the Yellow River. Taiyuan is the capital.
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(ˈʃænˈʃiː) or


(Placename) a province of N China: China's richest coal reserves and much heavy industry. Capital: Taiyuan. Pop: 33 140 000 (2003 est). Area: 157 099 sq km (60 656 sq miles)
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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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