Meaning of 陕

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(Trad.: 陝)
Pinyin: shǎn
English Definition: abbr. for Shaanxi 陕西 province
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Ideographic: A place wedged in a valley
Character Formation:
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    • [ ] place, town, city
    • [ jiā ] to support; to be wedged between
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Example Words
陕西 shǎn Shaanxi (formerly Shensi), province in northwest China, abbr. , capital Xi’an 西安市
陕北 shǎn běi Shanbei, northern Shaanxi province, including Yulin 榆林 and Yan'an 延安 , a Holy Land of Mao's revolution 革命圣地
陕南 shǎn nán Shannan, southern Shaanxi province
陕甘 shǎn gān Shaanxi and Gansu provinces
陕甘宁 shǎn gān níng Shaanxi, Gansu and Ningxia provinces
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Example Sentences
Chinese officials say that potentially deadly radioactive material lost in north-western Shaanxi province may have been found at a steel mill.
Magnanimousness, tastefulness, popularity and gracefulness are basic traits and characters of Shan cuisine.
Including institutional economics in the study defines the concept of Shaanxi, when business and for the Shaanxi-friendly rating system established first.
Studio last Friday to intervene at the scene of Shaanxi gas lock in profits when .
These design schemes are testified reasonable and practical in Shaanxi-Beijing Gas Pipeline II integrality test in 2006.