or Hsü·chou, Sü·chow
[ shy-joh ]
/ ˈʃüˈdʒoʊ /
a city in N Jiangsu province, in E China.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
Examples from the Web for xuzhou
She was born in the nondescript city of Xuzhou in coastal Jiangsu province in China in 1968.
A tragedy: yes, but in those days in Xuzhou, China, dying in childbirth was just a fact of life.
British Dictionary definitions for xuzhou
Hs-chou or Schow
/ (ˈʃuːˈdʒəʊ) /
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)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012