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 (hŭ′nän′) also Ho·nan (hō′-)
A province of east-central China crossed by the Yellow River. Zhengzhou is the capital.
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(ˈhʌˈnæn) or


(Placename) a province of N central China: the chief centre of early Chinese culture; mainly agricultural (the largest wheat-producing province in China). Capital: Zhengzhou. Pop: 96 670 000 (2003 est)
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also Honan

a province in E China. 90,270,000; 64,479 sq. mi. (167,000 sq. km). Cap.: Zhengzhou.
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After calculation, the similarity ratios of [phi], c, and [rho] are 1, which are in line with those in the practical engineering site at Zhaopingtai Reservoir in He'nan Province, China.
The history of Nanjing Road can be traced back to 1845 at which time it was called Park Lane and stretched from Bund to He'nan Road.
The project was supported by National Natural Science Foundation of He'nan Educational committee (no.
This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China under Grants 91330117 and 61602422, Social Development, Science and Technology Research Projects in Shaanxi Province under Grant 2016SF-428, Natural Science Foundation of He'nan Province under Grant 152300410047, and Foundation of He'nan Educational Committee under Grant 15A520028.
We categorized the research regions into three regions: East (Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Liaoning, Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Fujian, Shandong, Guangdong, Hainan), Middle (Shanxi, Inner Mongolia, Jilin, Heilongjiang, Anhui, Jiangxi, He'nan, Hubei, Hu'nan, Guangxi), and West (Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan, Xizang, Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang).
This study was approved by the ethics committee of He'nan Provincial People's Third Hospital.
degree in information and computing science from He'nan University of Technology, Zhengzhou, China, in 2013.
21171179 and 21301200), the Excellent Youth Foundation of He'nan Scientific Committee (134100510018), and the Program for Science & Technology Innovation Talents in University of Henan Province (no.
This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (51172065, U1304520), China Postdoctoral Science Foundation Funded Project (2012M521394), Specialized Research Fund for the Doctoral Program of Higher Education (20124116120002), State Key Laboratory Cultivation Base for Gas Geology and Gas Control (WS2013B03), Program for Innovative Research Team in the University of Henan Province (2012IRTSTHN007), the Education Department Natural Science Foundation of He'nan Province (2011B150009, 13A430315), and the Opening Project of Henan Key Discipline Open Laboratory of Mining Engineering Materials (MEM13-1).
The Animal Care and Use Committee of He'nan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine approved all procedures involving animals.
(1) 15 samples from 15 wheat flour mills in 10 provinces (HEN = He'nan, HEB = Hebei, LN = Liaoning, SX = Shanxi, XJ = Xinjiang, JS = Jiangsu, GS = Gansu, SC = Sichuan, FJ = Fujian, HUB = Hubei).