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Su·zhou

 (so͞o′jō′) also Soo·chow (-chou′, -jō′)
A city of eastern China west of Shanghai. The capital (6th-5th century bc) of an ancient feudal kingdom, Suzhou is famous for its beautiful bridges and pagodas and for its silk industry.

Suzhou

(ˈsuːˈdʒəʊ) ,

Su-chou

or

Soochow

n
(Placename) a city in E China, in S Jiangsu on the Grand Canal: noted for its gardens; produces chiefly silk. Pop: 1 201 000 (2005 est). Also called: Wuhsien

Su•zhou

(ˈsüˈdʒoʊ)

also Soochow



n.
a city in S Jiangsu province, in E China. 683,885.
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citen suchou cestou, konzervovn tapiserie za vyuit techniky celoplon it skelete a lokln integracn it retue.
The first of these lines, as Ch'en Yuan has noted, (40) alludes to measures taken in 1685 by the provincial governor of Suchou, T'ang Pin [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (1627-87), to suppress "decadent shrines" and religious practices in that area, including various forms of shamanism and night-time gatherings of cult followers.
My main aim was to take the boat on the Grand Canal to Suchou, so I bought a ticket.