Seoul

(redirected from Seoul, Korea)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

Seoul

 (sōl)
The capital and largest city of South Korea, in the northwest part of the country east of Incheon. Historically the capital of all of Korea, it became South Korea's capital after the partitioning of the peninsula in 1948 and was twice occupied by Communist forces during the Korean War.

Seoul

(səʊl)
n
(Placename) the capital of South Korea, in the west on the Han River: capital of Korea from 1392 to 1910, then seat of the Japanese administration until 1945; became capital of South Korea in 1948; cultural and educational centre. Pop: 9 592 000 (2005 est)

Seoul

(soʊl)

n.
the capital of South Korea, in the W part. 10,229,262.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Seoul - the capital of South Korea and the largest city of AsiaSeoul - the capital of South Korea and the largest city of Asia; located in northwestern South Korea
Republic of Korea, South Korea - a republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
Translations

Seoul

[səʊl] NSeúl m

Seoul

[ˈsəʊl] nSéoul

Seoul

[səʊl] nSeul f
References in periodicals archive ?
a Nanjing-based vertically integrated manufacturer of photovoltaic products including ingots, wafers, modules, and advanced dual-axis tracking systems, has established a wholly owned subsidiary in Seoul, Korea.
1) College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea; (2) College of Medicine and BK21 Project for Medical Sciences, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea; (3) College of Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Korea; (4) Ulsan University Hospital, Ulsan, Korea; (5) College of Medicine, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Korea
2006 PAN PACIFIC CONFERENCE, including the KTAPPI Annual International Conference & Exhibition, will be held June 8 to 10, 2006 at the COEX Convention and Exhibition Center, Seoul, Korea.
Sartomer Company has hired Hawon Kea as sales manager for Sartomer Korea, Seoul, Korea.
Jung Lim Kim, 17, from Seoul, Korea, won first prize at the Eighth Annual Oberlin International Piano Competition and Festival.
The single square picture of the title is a Polaroid shot of Katy Robinson when she was Kim Ji-yun, age seven, standing between her mother and her grandmother at the airport in Seoul, Korea.
TSI), Seoul, Korea, a joint venture between Toray Industries, Osaka, Japan, and Saehan Industries, Seoul, Korea, will collaborate with Japanese roll goods producer Idemitsu Unitech to manufacture polypropylene spunbonded nonwovens for disposable baby diapers.