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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.
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(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
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also Soochow

a city in S Jiangsu province, in E China. 683,885.
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(a) Department of Infectious Disease, The First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China
Taipei, July 13, 2012 (CENS) -- Mega International Commercial Bank, a government-linked bank in Taiwan, has recently set profit targets for its branch in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China: NT$37 million (US$1.23 million) for 2012, NT$108 million (US$3.6 million) for 2013, and NT$135 million (US$4.5 million) for 2014.
(PSCSZ) Managing Director: Masahiko Miyano Address: Gaoxin District, Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China Capital: 6.7 billion yen / Operation started in August 2002 Employees in 2007: 3,860 Business/Production: Semiconductors 4.4 billion pieces/year, camera modules 13.4 million units/year

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