Ying


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Ying

 

a river in East China, a left tributary of the Huaiho. Length, 543 km. It flows primarily through a plain. The rate of flow varies according to the monsoonal pattern. The highest water level occurs during the summer. The Ying River is used mainly for irrigation. The cities of Chiehshou, Fuyang, and Yingshang are located along its course.

References in classic literature ?
"Yes," assented a Miserable Sinner, as he finished reading the articles, "the Heathens of Ying Shing are deceitful above all things and desperately wicked.
Famous for writing that kind of impromptu descriptive verse which the Chinese call "Ying".
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Ah Ying, a 69-year-old elderly woman from Hong Kong, was arrested for shoplifting in a supermarket more than a month ago.
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Chung Ying Garden, in Thorp Street, was fined PS30,000 for three breaches of food and hygiene regulations at Birmingham Magistrates' Court last week.
Chung Ying Garden Cantonese on Thorp Street, which celebrated its 30th anniversary last year, and was named in the Mail's 50 best restaurants guide, will close after being fined PS30,000 for three breaches of food and hygiene regulations at Birmingham Magistrates Court.
Jun Ying, 42, the former chief information officer at Atlanta-based Equifax, faces criminal and civil charges, according to the U.S.
This was stated by China Institute of International Studies Vice President Dr Rong Ying as a three-day international conference on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), opportunities and challenges kicked off at the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University (SWBBU) in Peshawar on Wednesday.