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1. A city of eastern China in Henan province north-northeast of Zhengzhou. It was a capital of the ancient Shang dynasty.
2. A city of northwest South Korea, a suburb of Seoul.


(Placename) a town in E China, in Henan province: archaeological site and capital of the Shang dynasty. Pop: 808 000 (2005 est)



a city in N Henan province, in E China: site of the ancient city of Yin, the center of the Shang dynasty. 420,332.
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King's City (Chang 1985), pivot of the four quarters, centripetalizing ceremonial center (Wheatley 1971) are all names and descriptors for the Bronze Age mega-site located at Anyang, China, long the source of social evolutionary counter-narratives (Chang 1980, 1983, 1985, 1990).