Asyut

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Asyut

(æˈsjuːt) or

Assiut

n
(Placename) an ancient city in central Egypt, on the Nile. Pop: 417 000 (2005 est). Ancient Greek name: Lycopolis

A•syut

(ɑˈsyut)

n.
a city in central Egypt, on the Nile. 291,300.
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The temperature grades in some governorates are Cairo (20, 11), Alexandria, (17, 9), Sharm El-Sheihk (23, 17), Hurghada (22, 14) and Assyout (20, 9).
Even Egypt has an important planned new dam to add at Assyout.
The Courts of Appeal are located in Cairo, Alexandria, Tanta, Mansoura, Ismailia, Beni Soueif, Assyout, and Qana.