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From the Hanyu Pinyin romanization of the Mandarin Chinese pronunciation for 靈石灵石.


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  1. A county of Jinzhong, Shanxi, China.
    • 1995, Tanaka Norio, “A Memorial to Three War Buddies”, in Beth Cary, transl., edited by Frank Gibney, Sensō: The Japanese Remember the Pacific War[1], M.E. Sharpe, →ISBN, →LCCN, →OCLC, →OL, page 78:
      On 28 December 1937, a force of twenty-five men led by a platoon commander was dispatched to a village in Lingshi County, Shanxi Province, for pacification activity and to scout enemy movements.
    • 2007 January 21, Chris Buckley, Guo Shipeng, Vivi Lin, “China outcry grows over beating death of reporter”, in Reuters[2], archived from the original on 13 May 2022, World News:
      Rescuers prepare to go down a coal mine at Nanshan Colliery in Lingshi county, China, November 15, 2006. Chinese police are investigating the death of a reporter beaten up while probing the country's deadly coal mines, media reported on Wednesday amid a growing outcry.
    • For more quotations using this term, see Citations:Lingshi.


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