[ ahn-king ]
/ ˈɑnˈkɪŋ /
Older Spelling. Anqing.
Definition for anking (2 of 2)
or An·ch'ing, An·king
[ ahn-ching ]
/ ˈɑnˈtʃɪŋ /
a city in S Anhui province, in E China, on the Chang Jiang: former capital of Anhui.
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Examples from the Web for anking
The other cut is just below the city of Anking hence to Kianglung beacon, a distance of about six miles.
As Wuhu is the center of the rice trade these twin cities of Anking will be the centers of the tea trade.
British Dictionary definitions for anking (1 of 2)
/ (ˈɑːnˈkɪŋ) /
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Anqing
British Dictionary definitions for anking (2 of 2)
/ (ˈɑːnˈtʃɪŋ) /
a city in E China, in SW Anhui province on the Yangtze River: famous seven-storeyed pagoda. Pop: 686 000 (2005 est)
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