Kwangju


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Kwang·ju

 (kwäng′jo͞o′, gwäng′-)
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Kwangju

(ˈkwæŋˈdʒuː)
n
(Placename) a city in SW South Korea: an important military base during the Korean War; cotton textile industry. Pop: 1 448 000 (2005 est)
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Kwang•ju

(ˈgwɑŋˈdʒu)

n.
a city in SW South Korea. 1,257,504.
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Noun1.Kwangju - city in southwestern South Korea; an important military base during the Korean War
Republic of Korea, South Korea - a republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
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Regardless, the government had to put an end to its massive relocation policy after the Kwangju Housing District Incident (Kwangju taedanji sakon) in 1971, during which 50,000 residents who had been relocated to an outskirt of Seoul rioted against the government (Dong-A Ilbo, August 10, 1971; August 11, 1971).
His works have appeared regularly in solo and group exhibitions worldwide including the Liverpool, Kwangju, Venice and Shanghai Sculpture Biennales, and the Chatsworth Sotheby's Beyond Limits.
Uchiyama, Simple construction of the Schrodinger operator having many positive eigenvalues, in Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Differential Equations, Chonnam National University, (Kwangju, 1999), 197 199.
Correct affiliations are as follows: (1) Department of neurosurgery, Kwangju Christian Hospital, Gwangju, Korea; (2) Department of Urology, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea