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 (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.


(ˈsuːˈdʒəʊ) ,




(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



also Soochow

a city in S Jiangsu province, in E China. 683,885.
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