Definition of china. Meaning of china. Synonyms of china
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Definition of china
ChinaChina Chi"na, n.
1. A country in Eastern Asia.
2. China ware, which is the modern popular term for
porcelain. See Porcelain.
China aster (Bot.), a well-known garden flower and plant.
China bean. See under Bean, 1.
China clay See Kaolin.
China grass, Same as Ramie.
China ink. See India ink.
China pink (Bot.), an anual or biennial species of
Dianthus (D. Chiensis) having variously colored single
or double flowers; Indian pink.
China root (Med.), the rootstock of a species of Smilax
(S. China, from the East Indies; -- formerly much
esteemed for the purposes that sarsaparilla is now used
for. Also the galanga root (from Alpinia Gallanga and
China rose. (Bot.)
(a) A popular name for several free-blooming varieties of
rose derived from the Rosa Indica, and perhaps other
(b) A flowering hothouse plant (Hibiscus Rosa-Sinensis)
of the Mallow family, common in the gardens of China
and the east Indies.
China shop, a shop or store for the sale of China ware or
China ware, porcelain; -- so called in the 17th century
because brought from the far East, and differing from the
pottery made in Europe at that time; also, loosely,
crockery in general.
Pride of China, China tree. (Bot.) See Azedarach.
Meaning of china from wikipedia
- china. (audio en-us-china. ogg , ˈ , tʃ , aɪ , n , ə; s 中国 , hp zhōngguó officially
the people's republic
(prc), is a sovereign
the chinese civil
war , the communist party
took full control
of mainland china
the people's republic
- chinese civilization originated
in various regional centers along
both the yellow river
and the yangtze river valleys
in the neolithic
- the china
pr national football
team. (s 中国国家足球队 , p zhōngguó guójiā zúqiú duì , l chinese national soccer
- the qing dynasty, also empire
of the great
qing or great
qing, was the last imperial dynasty
from 1644 to 1912 with a
- china, mainland
china, the chinese mainland
the mainland, is a geographic
term to describe
war of 1894–95, was a military conflict fought primarily between
and the empire
from 1937 to 1941.
- unless otherwise specified chinese
text in this article
in the format
/ traditional chinese
- the republic
of china. (s 中华民国 , t 中華民國 , p zhōnghuá mínguó , w chung
1-hua 2 min 2-kuo 2 , first
t governed mainland china until
- the cinema
is one of three distinct historical threads
of chinese-language cinema together
with the cinema
of hong kong and the