Ch'ing dynasty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Ch'ing dynasty the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu
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Usage

In literature:

The Ch'ing or Manchu dynasty, whose downfall we have recently witnessed, brought no new vigor to China.
"Chinese Painters" by Raphael Petrucci
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