Shan-tung
geographical name see Shandong

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shan|tung — or Shan|tung «SHAN tuhng, shan TUHNG», noun. 1. a rayon or cotton fabric similar to pongee and having a rough, uneven surface. 2. a heavy pongee, a kind of soft silk. ╂[< Shantung, a province in China] …   Useful english dictionary

  • shan|tung — or Shan|tung «SHAN tuhng, shan TUHNG», noun. 1. a rayon or cotton fabric similar to pongee and having a rough, uneven surface. 2. a heavy pongee, a kind of soft silk. ╂[< Shantung, a province in China] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shan-tung, Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern — • This mission was separated in 1894 from Northern Shan Tung and erected into a vicariate Apostolic Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Shan-tung, Vicariate Apostolic of Southern — • On 2 Jan., 1882, the then vicar Apostolic of Shan tung, Rt. Rev. Mgr. D. Cosi, elected as pro vicar Apostolic for the southern part of his vicariate Father John Baptist Anzer, a member of the Steyl Seminary Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Shan-tung, Vicariate Apostolic of Northern — • Erected by Gregory XVI in 1839 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Shan-Tung —     Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Shan tung     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Vicariate Apostolic of Eastern Shan tung     This mission was separated in 1894 from Northern Shan Tung and erected into a vicariate Apostolic. It includes the three civil …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Shan-Tung —     Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Shan tung     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Vicariate Apostolic of Northern Shan tung     Erected by Gregory XVI (see Pope Gregory XVI) in 1839. The first vicar Apostolic was Louis de Besi, formerly Pro Vicar of Hu …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Shan-Tung —     Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Shan tung     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Shan tung     On 2 Jan., 1882, the then vicar Apostolic of Shan tung, Rt. Rev. Mgr. D. Cosi, elected as pro vicar Apostolic for the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Shan — /shahn, shan/, n., pl. Shans, (esp. collectively) Shan. 1. a group of Mongoloid tribes in the hills of Burma. 2. a language spoken in the Shan States and belonging to the Tai group of languages. * * * I Shan Tai Any member of a Southeast Asian… …   Universalium

  • tung — (as used in expressions) Kuang tung Tung Pei Northeast Shan tung Tung Ch i ch ang Tung Chung shu Tung lin Academy Tung t ing Hu Wong Tung Jim Liao tung Peninsula Mao Tse tung Shan tung Peninsula Chang Chih tung * * * …   Universalium

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