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Chou

 (jō)
See Zhou.

chou

(ʃuː)
n, pl choux (ʃuː)
1. (Plants) a type of cabbage
2. a rosette
3. (Cookery) a round cream bun
[C18 (a bun): from French, from Latin caulis cabbage]

Chou

(tʃəʊ) or

Zhou

n
(Historical Terms) the imperial dynasty of China from about 1126 to 255 bc

Chou

or Zhou

(dʒoʊ)

n.
a dynasty in China, 1122?–256? b.c., marked by the emergence of Confucianism and Taoism.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Chou - the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
2.Chou - any of various types of cabbagechou - any of various types of cabbage  
cruciferous vegetable - a vegetable of the mustard family: especially mustard greens; various cabbages; broccoli; cauliflower; brussels sprouts
cole, kail, kale - coarse curly-leafed cabbage
Chinese celery, celery cabbage, Chinese cabbage - elongated head of crisp celery-like stalks and light green leaves
bok choi, bok choy - elongated head of dark green leaves on thick white stalks
head cabbage - any of several varieties of cabbage having a large compact globular head; may be steamed or boiled or stir-fried or used raw in coleslaw
Brassica oleracea, cultivated cabbage, cabbage - any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers
3.chou - puff filled with cream or custard
puff - a light inflated pastry or puff shell
eclair - oblong cream puff
References in classic literature ?
minister and kinsman of a petty kinglet under the Chou dynasty, whose `Li Sao', literally translated `Falling into Trouble', is partly autobiography and partly imagination.
Likewise, the rise of the Chou dynasty was due to Lu Ya who had served under the Yin.
ISLAMABAD -- Wei Chen Chang, Lui Chen-Hsui, Wen-Yi Chou (TPE) and Huzafia Abdul Rehman of Pakistan qualified for the main draws in the Qualifying Draw of Syed Tajammul Abbas ITF Pakistan World Junior Ranking Tennis Championships here at PTF Tennis Complex on Saturday.
ISLAMABAD:Wei Chen Chang, Lui Chen-Hsui, Wen-Yi Chou (TPE) and Huzafia Abdul Rehman of Pakistan qualified for the main draws in the Qualifying Draw of Syed Tajammul Abbas ITF Pakistan World Junior Ranking Tennis Championships here at PTF Tennis Complex on Saturday.
The other two employees, identified as Chou Chih-hsuan, 36, and Liang, 26, were manning the front desk on the first floor.
The rainbow lasted for eight hours and 58 minutes in the mountains around the Taiwanese capital of Taipei, according to Chou Kun-hsuan, a professor at the Chinese Culture University.
Davis led Taipei with 20 points and nine rebounds while Chou Yi Hsiang added 17 markers and four rebounds and Huang Jhen got 16 points in a losing effort.
And this has happened in no small part because Tracy Chou, a Pinterest software engineer at the time, wrote a post on Medium in the fall of 2013 called simply "Where are the numbers?
Chou said being on the same network and in the same physical location significantly improves communication among the organizations.
Tenders Are Invited For Supply Various Type Of Construction Material At Mangali Chou
La BERD a nomme Antoine Salle de Chou en tant que nouveau Chef du Bureau de la BERD en Tunisie.
HTC, a Taiwanese consumer electronics company, has confirmed that Peter Chou left his post as CEO in September 2015.