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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
: 中国; pinyin: Zhōngguó; lit. "Central State"), officially
the People's Republic
(PRC), is a country
in East Asia and the world's...
of, from, or related
to China Chinese
nationality, citizenship, or one of several Chinese
(ROC), is a state
in East Asia. Neighbouring states include
the People's Republic
(PRC) to the west, ****an to...
of China China
has great physical
diversity. The eastern plains
and southern coasts
of the country consist
- The flora
is diverse. More than 30,000 plant species
, representing nearly
one-eighth of the world's total plant
Taipei" is the name for Taiwan designated
in the Nagoya Resolution whereby
(ROC) and the People's Republic
- The earliest known written records
of the history
date from as early
as 1250 BC, from the Shang dynasty
(c. 1600–1046 BC), during
the king Wu...
- affiliation. Han Chinese
, the largest ethnic group
, at about
92% of the po****tion, are often referred
to as "Chinese
" or "ethnic Chinese
" in English...
- East China
or Eastern China
: 华东; traditional Chinese
: 華東; pinyin: Huádōng) is a geographical
and a loosely defined cultural
- Northeast China
, also known
names, is a geographical region
. It usually corresponds specifically
to the three provinces
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