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(ˈwuːˈtʃæŋ) or


(Placename) a former city of E central China: now a part of Wuhan
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a former city in E Hubei province, in E China: now part of Wuhan.
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Shortly after arriving in Huang-chou, he declined an invitation to visit friends across the river in Wu-ch'ang [UNKNOWN TEXT OMITTED], writing "I am afraid some busybody will blow the matter out of proportion and say that I have dared to leave my an-chih jurisdiction; and if word reaches the capital, it will be no small matter."(53)