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 (fo͞o′jō′) also Foo·chow (fo͞o′jō′, -chou′)
A city of southeast China on the Min River delta. An ancient walled city, it was a treaty port following the Opium War (1839-1842). Fuzhou is the capital of Fujian province.
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(ˈfuːˈdʒəʊ) ,




(Placename) a port in SE China, capital of Fujian province on the Min Jiang: one of the original five treaty ports (1842). Pop: 1 398 000 (2005 est)
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also Foochow

the capital of Fujian province, in SE China, opposite Taiwan. 1,290,000.
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The unexpected backlash compelled various food delivery store owners to take to Minjiang University in Fuzhou, Fujian themselves, as per Thepaper.cn via South China Morning Post on Nov.
To get paper from the public convenience in Fuzhou, Fujian Province people are now forced to stand in front of a machine on the wall which scans their faces for around three seconds before dispensing exactly 70 centimetres of toilet paper.
(2) Department of Breast Surgery, The Affiliated Union Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian (350001), China
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Energy and environmental technology group Opcon AB (STO:OPCO.ST) announced today the receipt of an order for its state-of the art waste heat recovery technology Opcon Powerbox, from its strategic partner Fujian Snowman Co Ltd, Fuzhou, Fujian, China.
Shaoyun Wang, Department of Food Science, Fuzhou University, 523 Gongye Rd., Fuzhou, Fujian Province 350002 China; phone: +86 (591) 7893162; email: shywang@fzu.edu.cn.
Thunderbolt Craziness band guitarists perform as tesla coils discharge electricity, which sometimes strikes them and is in sync with the music they play during a performance in Fuzhou, Fujian province, China.