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Definition 1: high quality porcelain originally made only in China - [noun denoting artifact]

(china is a kind of ...) ceramic ware made of a more or less translucent ceramic

(... is a kind of china ) fine porcelain that contains bone ash

(... is a kind of china ) glazed china with a network of fine cracks on the surface

Definition 2: dishware made of high quality porcelain - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for china in the sense of this definition

(china is a kind of ...) tableware (eating and serving dishes) collectively

(... is a kind of china ) chinaware decorated with a blue Chinese design on a white background depicting a willow tree and often a river

Definition 3: a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for china in the sense of this definition

(china is an instance of ...) any one of the nations occupying the Asian continent

(china is a part of ...) a river in southeast China that flows into the South China Sea

(china is a part of ...) an autonomous province in far northwestern China on the border with Mongolia and Kazakhstan; the largest province in the People's Republic of China and the homeland of the Uighur people

(china is a part of ...) a city of central China; capital of ancient Chinese empire 221-206 BC

(china is a part of ...) a city of central China on the Chang Jiang; the commercial and industrial center of central China

(china is a part of ...) an inland waterway 1000 miles long in eastern China; extends from Tianjin in the north to Hangzhou in the south

(china is a part of ...) a major industrial center in northeastern China on the Grand Canal near the Yellow Sea; 3rd largest city in China

(china is a part of ...) an industrial city of northeastern China in Hebei province

(china is a part of ...) an ancient city in northeastern China noted for coal mining and steel production

(china is a part of ...) a city in northeastern China

(china is a part of ...) the largest city of China; located in the east on the Pacific; one of the largest ports in the world

(china is a part of ...) a city in eastern China on the Yangtze River; a former capital of China; the scene of a Japanese massacre in the 1930s

(china is a part of ...) an industrial city in southern China

(china is a part of ...) a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang

(china is a part of ...) an autonomous region of northeastern China that was annexed by the Manchu rulers in 1635 and became an integral part of China in 1911

(china is a part of ...) formerly a Crown Colony on the coast of southern China in Guangdong province; leased by China to Britain in 1842 and returned in 1997; one of the world's leading commercial centers

(china is a part of ...) a desert in central China

(china is a part of ...) the longest river of Asia; flows eastward from Tibet into the East China Sea near Shanghai

(china is a part of ...) a major mountain range of central Asia; extends 1,500 miles

(china is a part of ...) a mountain range in central Asia that is centered in Tajikistan but extends into Kyrgyzstan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and western China

(china is a part of ...) a mountain range in southeastern China running generally east to west

(china is a part of ...) an Asian river; flows through a large delta in southern Vietnam into the South China Sea

(china is a part of ...) a peninsula in northeastern China that extends into the Yellow Sea, between Bo Hai and Korea Bay

(china is a part of ...) a mountain range in western China that extends eastward from the Indian border for 1000 miles

(china is a part of ...) a major river of Asia in northern China; flows generally eastward into the Yellow Sea; carries large quantities of yellow silt to its delta

(china is a part of ...) a river in southeastern China that flows generally north into the Chang Jiang to the north of Nanchang

(china is a part of ...) an Asian river; flows into the Bay of Bengal

(china is a part of ...) an inlet of the Yellow Sea, on the coast of Eastern China

(china is a part of ...) an Asian river between China and Russia; flows into the Sea of Okhotsk

(china is a part of ...) a desert in western China

(china is the region of the domain of ...) a city of eastern China on Hangzhou Bay; regarded by Marco Polo as the finest city in the world

(china is a part of ...) a major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda

(china is a part of ...) a lake in central China that is connected to the Chang Jiang by a canal

(china is a part of ...) a region in northeastern China

(china is a part of ...) capital of the People's Republic of China in the Hebei province in northeastern China; 2nd largest Chinese city

(china is a part of ...) a city in south-central China on the Chang Jiang; a commercial center for western China

(china is a part of ...) a city on the Zhu Jiang delta in southern China; the capital of Guangdong province and a major deep-water port

(china is a part of ...) a province in north-central China; formerly part of the Silk Road to Turkistan and India and Persia

(china is a part of ...) a populous province in northeastern China

(china is a part of ...) a province in southeastern central China between the Nan Ling mountains and the Chang Jiang; noted for its timber and valuable mineral resources

(china is a part of ...) a populous province of south central China

(china is a part of ...) a province of southern China

(china is a part of ...) an industrial conurbation in northeastern China on the southern end of the Liaodong Peninsula; it now includes the cities of Dalian and Lushun

(china is a part of ...) a port and shipbuilding center in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda

(china is a part of ...) a city in east central China; the capital of ancient China during several dynasties

(china is a part of ...) a fortification 1,500 miles long built across northern China in the 3rd century BC; it averages 6 meters in width

(... is part of china) the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations

(china is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Communist China or of Nationalist China

(china is the region of the domain of ...) minced vegetables and meat wrapped in a pancake and fried

(china is the region of the domain of ...) the family of tonal languages spoken in eastern Asia

(china is the region of the domain of ...) the republican revolution against the Manchu dynasty in China; 1911-1912

(china is the region of the domain of ...) river in eastern Asia; rises in North Korea and flows southwest to Korea Bay (forming part of the border between North Korea and China)

(china is the region of the domain of ...) treatment of symptoms by applying pressure with the fingers to specific pressure points on the body

(china is the region of the domain of ...) treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin

(china is the region of the domain of ...) United States architect (born in China in 1917)

(china is the region of the domain of ...) any of various units of weight used in southeastern Asia (especially a Chinese measure equal to 500 grams)

(china is the region of the domain of ...) the bright positive masculine principle in Chinese dualistic cosmology

"yin and yang together produce everything that comes into existence"

(china is the region of the domain of ...) the dark negative feminine principle in Chinese dualistic cosmology

"the interaction of yin and yang maintains the harmony of the universe"

(china is the region of the domain of ...) omelet containing onions and celery and chopped meat or fish

(china is the region of the domain of ...) a sauce based on soy sauce

(china is the region of the domain of ...) a radical political movement by Chinese youths who espoused Maoist principles

(china is the region of the domain of ...) thin folded wafer containing a maxim on a slip of paper

(china is the region of the domain of ...) traditional Chinese cuisine; a variety of foods (including several kinds of steamed or fried dumplings) are served successively in small portions

(china is the region of the domain of ...) a radical reform in China initiated by Mao Zedong in 1965 and carried out largely by the Red Guard; intended to eliminate counterrevolutionary elements in the government it resulted in purges of the intellectuals and socioeconomic chaos

(china is the region of the domain of ...) a spiritual movement that began in China in the latter half of the 20th century and is based on Buddhist and Taoist teachings and practices

(china is the region of the domain of ...) any of the Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in China; regarded as dialects of a single language (even though they are mutually unintelligible) because they share an ideographic writing system

(china is the region of the domain of ...) rules in Chinese philosophy that govern spatial arrangement and orientation in relation to patterns of yin and yang and the flow of energy (qi); the favorable or unfavorable effects are taken into consideration in designing and siting buildings and graves and furniture

(china is the region of the domain of ...) the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health

Definition 4: a government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the Communists led by Mao Zedong - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for china in the sense of this definition

(china is an instance of ...) a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water

(china is a part of ...) the capital of Nationalist China; located in northern Taiwan

(china is a part of ...) a city in Taiwan

(... is part of china) a tropical arm of the Pacific Ocean near southeastern Asia subject to frequent typhoons

(china is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Communist China or of Nationalist China

(china is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Taiwan

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