noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a province in E China. 54,015 sq. mi. (139,899 sq. km). Capital: Hefei.
Also Older Spelling, An·hwei [ahn-hwey] /ˈɑnˈʰweɪ/.
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Examples from the Web for anhui
Contemporary Examples of anhui
Holding a trial in Anhui may therefore ensure a smooth outcome for Hu and his allies.
It is not clear why the trial will be held in Anhui province.
Historical Examples of anhui
a province of E China, crossed by the Yangtze River. Capital: Hefei. Pop: 64 100 000 (2003 est). Area: 139 860 sq km (54 000 sq miles)
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