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Synonyms for China

Synonyms for China

a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia

high quality porcelain originally made only in China

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

dishware made of high quality porcelain

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ACCORDING TO LEGEND, the dawn of the Xia dynasty and Chinese civilisation coincided with a great flood, about 4000 years ago.
The use of incense in Chinese civilisation goes back a long way, giving birth to a rich incense culture along with a great variety of instruments for incense burning.
Myanmar, rather, neighbours Chinas largest concentration of ethnic minorities, the province of Yunnan, which once impressed Marco Polo as a place totally outside the Chinese civilisation.
Unlike other civilisations, Chinese civilisation is secular.
I have great admiration for Mandarin Oriental - it presents beautifully the culture of the Chinese civilisation.
This is a window to the evolution of the Chinese civilisation.
Chinese civilisation provides the earliest evidence of a continuous poetic tradition and from the 4th century BC poems about war are to be found.
This entire process is described by analysing administrative developments, the influence of Chinese civilisation on local cultures, indigenous impacts on Han migrants and settlers, the rise of new 'identities', economic changes, the collapse of the cowrie currency system and so forth.
Chinese civilisation began in the Yuhang area 5,000 years ago.
Shandong province is seen as the birthplace of Chinese civilisation and is believed to have the oldest parts of the Great Wall and the earliest city, with the ruins of the ancient Longshan City.
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