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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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A 3-year-old boy had a close call after he fell on the train tracks of a bullet train at the Wuchang Railway Station in Wuhan, Hubei in China.
In the meantime, the Kang Ding-class Wuchang had also seen some upgrades, including a more powerful main gun able to fire 100 rounds a minute and a new outer skin strengthening its stealth characteristics.
Engineering firms JK Bauen Building Contracting, Wuchang Ship Building Industry Group Company and Sino Great Wall International Engineering have been signed up for the project.
Police said the man ran out of sight of guards while receiving treatment at Wuchang Hospital.
Today is the National Day of Taiwan which commemorates the anniversary of the Wuchang Uprising, a revolt that led to the declaration of independence from the central government by Wuchang and other provinces in 1911.
The replica which will cost an estimated 1 billion Yuan was designed by GC High-Tech Inc, a US company, and is being made at Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry.
Wuchang bream (Megalobrama amblycephala) is a Chinese freshwater herbivorous species (Ke, 1975) with high potential for aquaculture.
Over the past few years, most of the board makers operating around the low-lying Yangtz River Delta and Pearl River Delta in the mainland's coastal areas have moved westwards to inland cities, including Chongquing municipality of Sichuan Province and Wuchang of Hubei Province.
Police broke up the scuffle in Wuchang, China, before arresting father and son.
The order was placed by Chinese shipyard Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Company Ltd with the Chinese Academy of Sciences (IOCAS) as the ultimate user.
For further information on ordering, contact Hans Consultants Inc., 19-1-3 East Section, Xiaohongshan, Wuchang, Wuhan, Hubei 430071, China.
CHINA ENVIRONMENT YEARBOOK 1998, 1999, 300pp, hardcover US$165.50, ISSN:1006-3927 is avilable from Hans Consultants Inc., 19-1-3, East Section, Xiaohongshan, Wuchang, Wuhan, Hubei 430071, China.