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Pride of China
Margosa Mar*go"sa, n. [Pg. amargoso bitter.] (Bot.) A large tree of genus Melia (M. Azadirachta) found in India. Its bark is bitter, and used as a tonic. A valuable oil is expressed from its seeds, and a tenacious gum exudes from its trunk. The M. Azedarach is a much more showy tree, and is cultivated in the Southern United States, where it is known as Pride of India, Pride of China, or bead tree. Various parts of the tree are considered anthelmintic. The margosa oil . . . is a most valuable balsam for wounds, having a peculiar smell which prevents the attacks of flies. --Sir S. Baker.
Pride of China
China 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. See Aster. 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 Alpinia officinarum). China rose. (Bot.) (a) A popular name for several free-blooming varieties of rose derived from the Rosa Indica, and perhaps other species. (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 of crockery. 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 Pride of China from wikipedia

- Pride is an emotional state deriving positive affect from the perceived value of a person or thing with which the subject has an intimate connection. It...
- China (Chinese: 中国; pinyin: Zhōngguó), officially the People's Republic of China (PRC; Chinese: 中华人民共和国; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó), is a country...
- Taiwan Pride is the annual LGBTQ pride parade in Taiwan. The parade was first held in 2003. Although joined by groups from all over the country, the primary...
- Mr. Pride vs Miss Prejudice (Chinese: 傲娇与偏见) is a 2017 Chinese romantic comedy film directed by Li Haishu and Huang Yanwei and starring Dilraba Dilmurat...
- began ****embly of the Pride in 1997. The sedan was called the Yueda Kia Pride YQZ6390, the hatchback either YQZ6370 or YQZ7141. Chinese production ended...
- Pride of India or Pride-of-India is a common name for several plants and may refer to: Koelreuteria paniculata - Also known as goldenrain tree or China...
- Pride parades (also known as pride marches, pride events, and pride festivals) are outdoor events celebrating ****, ****, bi****ual, transgender, non-binary...
- The Hong Kong Pride Parade (Chinese: 香港同志遊行) is an annual march in Hong Kong in support of LGBT rights. Homo****uality has been legal in Hong Kong since...
- Shanghai Pride (Chinese: 上海骄傲节; pinyin: Shànghǎi jiāo'ào jié) is an annual LGBT pride event that takes place in Shanghai, China. It was first held in 2009...
- Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (stylised as Pride + Prejudice + Zombies) is a 2016 Alternative History action comedy horror film based on Seth Grahame-Smith's...
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