The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in China, in Hunan Province; situated on the Hsiang Chiang, which empties into the lake Tungt’ing Hu. Population, 510,000 (1973). Chochou’s industries include food processing and the repair of railroad cars and locomotives.
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