Chou dynasty

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Noun1.Chou dynasty - the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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Likewise, the rise of the Chou dynasty was due to Lu Ya who had served under the Yin.
He received the honor for his publication 'Heroes of the East Chou Dynasty,' a work of historical fiction set during China's Spring and Autumn as well as Warring States periods (770-221 B.C.).
During the Chou Dynasty, the Chinese developed fermentation techniques to make tempeh, miso, soy sauce and, later, bean curd.
Tomb jades are those pieces dating from the Chou dynasty (1122-249 BC) which are tainted a reddishrusset brown because of their proximity to a decomposing body and surrounding soil.
A seemingly simple fact that many before him have ignored--viz., that Fa-tsang refers to himself in the letter's heading as a monk of the T'ang dynasty--is highlighted as testimony that the letter (unless it has been tampered with) cannot have been written between 19 October 690 and 2 March 705, for during that time the T'ang had been formally replaced by the Chou dynasty of Empress Wu.