Meaning of 央

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Pinyin: yāng
English Definition: center; end; to beg; to plead
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中央 zhōng yāng central; middle; center; central authorities (of a state)
党中央 dǎng zhōng yāng party central committee
央行 yāng háng abbr. for various central banks, notably 中国人民银行
央行 yāng háng central bank
央求 yāng qiú to implore; to plead; to ask earnestly
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Example Sentences
May I ask a favour of you?
And Abijah his son succeeded him as king.
The question is whether the markets can absorb these demands for funds.
Governors of the European Central Bank have been meeting to see what they can do to tackle the debt crisis before the major financial markets open for trading on Monday.
Temporarily limiting the central bank' s issuance of short-term notes, which are designed to absorb excess liquidity.