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Chou

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noun \ˈjō\

Definition of Chou

  1. :  a Chinese dynasty traditionally dated 1122 to about 256 b.c. and marked by the development of the philosophical schools of Confucius, Mencius, Lao-tzu, and Mo Ti



Origin and Etymology of chou

Chinese (Beijing) Zhōu


First Known Use: 1771

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