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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), officially
the People's Republic
: 中华人民共和国; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó), is a country...
- Taiwan, officially
(ROC), is a country
in East Asia, at the junction
of the East and South China
Seas in the northwestern
- The earliest known written records
of the history
date from as early
as 1250 BC, from the Shang dynasty
(c. 1600–1046 BC), during
(ROC) was a sovereign state recognised
as the official designation
of China between
1912 and 1949, when it was based
on Mainland China
- The Chinese paddlefish
(Psephurus gladius; simplified Chinese
: 白鲟; traditional Chinese
: 白鱘; pinyin: báixún: literal
translation: "white sturgeon"), also...
- Chinese people
: 华人; traditional Chinese
: 華人) or Hua people
by Chinese language speakers including Chinese
- administrative divisions
: 省级行政区; pinyin: Shěngjí Xíngzhèngqū) are the highest-level administrative divisions
are 34 such divisions...
- The term "Mainland China
" is a geopolitical
as the territory governed
by the People's Republic
- Fine china
most often refers
may also refer
to: Fine China
(band), an American indie
rock band. "Fine China
" (Chris Brown
- (/ˈhɒŋkɒŋ/; Chinese
: 香港, Cantonese: [hœ́ːŋ.kɔ̌ːŋ] (listen)), officially
the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
of the People's Republic
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