Fuzhou

geographical name
Fu·​zhou | \ ˈfü-ˈjō How to pronounce Fuzhou (audio) \
variants: or Foochow or Fu-chou \ ˈfü-​ˈjō How to pronounce Fuzhou (audio) , -​ˈchau̇ \ or formerly Minhow \ ˈmin-​ˈhō How to pronounce Fuzhou (audio) \

Definition of Fuzhou

city and port on the Min River in southeastern China population 874,809

Note: Fuzhou serves as capital of the province of Fujian.

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“Fuzhou.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fuzhou. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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