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 (chôn′jo͞o′, chœn′-)
A city of southwest South Korea south of Seoul. It is a marketing center in a rice-growing region.


(Placename) a city in SW South Korea: centre of large rice-growing region. Pop: 643 000 (2005 est)



a city in SW South Korea. 563,406.
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Police are conducting a massive hunt in search of a five-year-old girl who has been missing for almost a month from Jeonju, North Jeolla Province.
Located in the western side of South Korea, Jeonju is the perfect mix of urban and rural, of the old and the young.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Turkish actress Esme Madra has won a special mention at South Korea's Jeonju International Film Festival for her part in "Nefesim Kesilene Kadar" (Until I Lose My Breath), a feature length drama by debut director Emine Emel Balcy, the movie's publicist announced on Monday.
She, along with other ITS members, also got a chance to visit the 15th Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeondong Catholic Church (one of the oldest church in the country) and Jeonju Pungnammun in Jeonju.
The 13th edition of the Jeonju Digital Project, commissioning three of Asia's more adventurous young filmmakers--Raya Martin, Vimukthi Jayasundara and Ying Liang--includes two entries that could qualify as features.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The latest production of Iranian director Asqar Farhadi is scheduled to be screened at South Korea's Jeonju Film Festival.
The Financial Services Commission (FSC), South Korea's financial regulator, has said that it has suspended the operations of four more savings banks - Busan-2 Savings Bank, Jungang Busan Savings Bank, Jeonju Savings Bank and Bohae Mutual Savings Bank - for six months due to their insufficient liquidity.
International Conference on Multi-functional Materials and Structures (3d: 2010: Jeonju, Korea) Ed.
national soccer team lineup ousted Mexico 2-0 at Jeonju World Cup Stadium and advanced to Friday's quarterfinal match against three-time champion Germany.
The Tartan Army supporter was in a coma last night after suffering serious head injuries at the Portugal and Poland clash in Jeonju.