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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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Department of Textile Engineering, Chonbuk National University, Chonju 560-756, South Korea
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Division of Animal Science & Biotechnology, College of Agriculture and Life Science, Chonbuk National University, Chonju 561-756, Korea
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Do-Kyeong Hwang received his BS and MS degrees from Chonbuk National University, Chonju, Korea, in 2001 and 2003, respectively.
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