Definition for assiut (2 of 2)
or A·syût, As·siut
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Clashes also broke out in Alexandria, Aswan, Luxor, and Assiut.
On the road to Assiut is a fine Roman columbarium or dove-cote.
From Assiut we took the train to Cairo, where we arrived safely on the 21st of December, 1891.Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892|F. R. Wingate
All those south of Assiut will be for English students only, for French will be quite dropped.Khartoum Campaign, 1898|Bennet Burleigh
The Assiut weir across the Nile is just about half a mile long.
Administratively the oasis forms part of the mudiria of Assiut.