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
the People's Republic
(PRC), is a unitary sovereign state
in East Asia and the world's most populous
country, with a po****tion...
- Written records
of the history
date from as early
as 1500 BC, from the Shang dynasty
(c. 1600–1046 BC). Ancient historical texts
such as the...
- The Four Symbols
: 四象; pinyin: Sì Xiàng, literally meaning
"four symbols") are four mythological creatures
in the Chinese
- Indochina, originally
, is a geographical
in the early nineteenth century
to the continental portion
of the region...
- in the UK and 9,000 in mainland China
and Hong Kong. KPMG's global deputy chairman predicted
in China would overtake
that of the UK by...
(ROC), is a partially recognised state
in East Asia. Its neighbors include
the People's Republic
(PRC) to the west,...
in Chinese culture refers
to the certain values
that Chinese culture attaches
to colors, like which colors
au****ious (吉利) or inau****ious...
- In Chinese
and Southeast Asian
societies, a red envelope, red packet, lai see (Cantonese), âng-pau (Hokkien) or hóngbāo (Mandarin)...
- The Republic
was a sovereign state
in East Asia, that occupied
of modern China
, and for part of its history Mongolia
- the Chinese
-Indian Film Forum, and the film's press
conference. The Chinese
-Indian Film Forum, held by CCTV, was attended
by a number
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