Hsüchou

[Chinese shy-joh]

Xuzhou

or Hsü·chou, Sü·chow

[shy-joh]
noun Pinyin.
  1. a city in N Jiangsu province, in E China.
Formerly Tongshan.
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British Dictionary definitions for hsuchou

Xuzhou

Hs-chou or Schow

noun
  1. a city in N central China, in NW Jiangsu province: scene of a decisive battle (1949) in which the Communists defeated the Nationalists. Pop: 1 662 000 (2005 est)
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