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noun as in dishes, often valuable

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Just as China, with its opulent palaces, porcelain and scholar-gentry, would dominate the landscape of Western imagination, Persia invited its own share of adventurers.

In China, for example, Pinduoduo has become a formidable rival to Alibaba through its group-selling model and focus on fresh produce.

The round comes two years after Tim Hortons made its foray into China’s booming coffee industry.

Since its launch in China in 2016, TikTok has become one of the world’s fastest-growing social networks.

Since TikTok launched in China in 2016, it has become one of the most engaging and fastest-growing social media platforms in the world.

He did travel to China and Australia while the story was unfolding.

In 1957, the islands came under repeated shelling by Mainland--or as it was then called, “Red”-- China.

The two islands are now tourist sites for visitors from Taiwan and mainland China.

At least 70 percent of the children were adopted from overseas, including Russia, China, Ethiopia and Ukraine.

The Communist Party of China gets a bad rap for cracking down on religion.

Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.

I shipped for a voyage to Japan and China, and spent several more years trying to penetrate the forbidden fastnesses of Tibet.

The ships from China do not come, and it is with their merchandise that our ships must go to Nueva Spaña.

Black Sheep was sent to the drawing-room and charged into a solid tea-table laden with china.

In former years, Korea had paid an annual tribute or tax to China, but for some time it had been held back by this king.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to china, such as: ceramics, crockery, porcelain, pottery, service, and stoneware.

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