The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in China, in Hupeh Province, in the Yangtze River valley. It is the center of an iron mining region, and a metallurgical plant is located in it. The city is linked to Wuhan by railroad lines. In 1960 it was annexed to the city of Huangshih.
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