Fuzhou

[ fy-joh ]
/ ˈfüˈdʒoʊ /

noun Pinyin.

a seaport in and the capital of Fujian province, in SE China, opposite Taiwan.
Also Foochow.
Formerly Minhow.

Definition for fuzhou (2 of 2)

Fujian

[ fy-jyahn ]
/ ˈfüˈdʒyɑn /

noun Pinyin.

a province in SE China, opposite Taiwan. 45,845 sq. mi. (118,739 sq. km). Capital: Fuzhou.
Also Fukien.
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British Dictionary definitions for fuzhou (1 of 2)

Fuzhou

Foochow or Fuchou

/ (ˈfuːˈdʒəʊ) /

noun

a port in SE China, capital of Fujian province on the Min Jiang: one of the original five treaty ports (1842). Pop: 1 398 000 (2005 est)

British Dictionary definitions for fuzhou (2 of 2)

Fujian

Fukien

/ (ˈfuːˈkjɛn) /

noun

a province of SE China: mountainous and forested, drained chiefly by the Min River; noted for the production of flower-scented teas. Capital: Fuzhou. Pop: 34 880 000 (2003 est). Area: 123 000 sq km (47 970 sq miles)
any of the Chinese dialects of this provinceSee also Min
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