Chinese

Definition of Chinese

Chi`nese´
a.1.Of or pertaining to China; peculiar to China.
Chinese paper
See India paper, under India.
Chinese wax
a snowy-white, waxlike substance brought from China. It is the bleached secretion of certain insects of the family Coccidæ especially Coccus Sinensis.
n. sing. &1.A native or natives of China, or one of that yellow race with oblique eyelids who live principally in China.
2.The language of China, which is monosyllabic.

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