Liaodong Peninsula


Liaodong Peninsula
noun
a peninsula in northeastern China that extends into the Yellow Sea, between Bo Hai and Korea Bay
Syn: ↑Liaodong Bandao
Instance Hypernyms: ↑peninsula
Part Holonyms:

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  • Liaodong Peninsula — The Liáodōng Peninsula (zh st|s=辽东半岛|t=遼東半島) is a peninsula in the Liáoníng province of northeastern China, historically known in the west as southern east Manchuria. Liaodong (formerly spelled Liaotung ) means East of the Liáo . The Liáo River… …   Wikipedia

  • Liaodong Peninsula — or Liao tung Peninsula Peninsula, extending from the southern coastline of Liaoning province, northeastern China. It partly separates the Bo Hai (Gulf of Chihli) on the west from Korea Bay on the east. It forms part of a mountain belt that… …   Universalium

  • Liaodong, península — o Liao tung Península situada en la costa meridional de la provincia de Liaoning, en el nordeste de China. Separa en parte el golfo del Bohai situado al oeste, de la bahía de Corea, al este. Es una extensión de un sistema montañoso conectado con… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Península de Liaodong — (遼東 辽东 Liáodōng) Vista de satélite del extremo de la península Localización administrativa …   Wikipedia Español

  • peninsula — noun a large mass of land projecting into a body of water (Freq. 1) • Derivationally related forms: ↑peninsular • Hypernyms: ↑land, ↑dry land, ↑earth, ↑ground, ↑solid ground, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Liaodong Bandao — noun a peninsula in northeastern China that extends into the Yellow Sea, between Bo Hai and Korea Bay • Syn: ↑Liaodong Peninsula • Instance Hypernyms: ↑peninsula • Part Holonyms: ↑China, ↑People s Republic of China, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • peninsula — peninsular, adj. peninsularism, peninsularity /peuh nin seuh lar i tee, nins yeuh /, n. /peuh nin seuh leuh, nins yeuh leuh/, n. 1. an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except for an isthmus connecting it with the mainland. 2.… …   Universalium

  • Península — (Del lat. paeninsula.) ► sustantivo femenino GEOGRAFÍA Extensión de tierra rodeada de agua por todas partes menos por una, por la que se une a una tierra mayor. * * * península (del lat. «paeninsŭla») f. *Territorio rodeado de agua en casi todo… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Liaodong — /liaʊˈdʊŋ/ (say leeow doong) noun 1. a peninsula in north eastern China, forming the southern part of Liaoning province. 2. Gulf of, the northern part of the Bo Hai, west of Liaodong peninsula. Formerly, Liaotung …   Australian English dictionary

  • Liaodong,Gulf of — Liao·dong (lyouʹdŭngʹ) also Liao·tung ( to͝ongʹ), Gulf of The northern part of the Bo Hai in northeast China. It borders on the Liaodong Peninsula, a land area projecting southwest into the Yellow Sea. * * * …   Universalium