• WordNet 3.6
    • n Taiwan an island in southeastern Asia 100 miles off the coast of mainland China in the South China Sea
    • n Taiwan 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
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In literature:

Are TAIWAN and IRELAND really in the forefront of this stuff?
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Macedonia received hitherto 3 million US dollars (2 from Taiwan and 1 from UNHCR after a LOT of pressure).
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
Taiwan's original population had been made up of more than a dozen tribes who are probably distant relatives of tribes in the Philippines.
"A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]" by Wolfram Eberhard
Committee on Compilation of the Chinese Library, Taipei, Taiwan: 1967.
"Zen Culture" by Thomas Hoover
ONO, S.: Adrenalin Content of Suprarenal, Taiwan Igakuku Zasshi, Tokio, 1916, CLXX, 1014.
"Scurvy Past and Present" by Alfred Fabian Hess

In news:

Today used to be a public holiday in Taiwan, marking the end of Japanese colonial rule in 1945 and the return of the island to China.
China's president calls for unification with Taiwan.
Last summer, we traveled to Taiwan wi.
It was the second win for the top-seeded Dane in the group-stage format after her victory over Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan the previous day.
As Taiwan presidential elections approach Jan 14, the US has shown a preference for incumbent Ma Ying-jeou – who says he can work with China.
Taiwan isn't exactly a basketball power, but that could all change if the rules of the game are amended to allow giant robot seals onto the court.
Taiwan's Chang throws 20.25m to make shot put final.
"Fantastic Taiwan 101" sounded like a primer on Taiwanese culture.
Localphone.com Offering Free Calls To Taiwan.
104 Tsai Hong-tu & family Taiwan 54 7.0 Taiwan.
An earthquake hits Taiwan with small effect.
The island of St Lucia has announced it will maintain diplomatic relations with Taiwan, surprising many who expected the new government to favor China.
First Steamship , Taiwan Semiconductor, UMC.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of Cyclone Swing Seats that were imported from Taiwan.
HSINCHU, Taiwan, Dec 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall.

In science:

Acknowledgment. J. -C. C is a Golden-Jade Fellow of Kenda Foundation, Taiwan.
On the Bogomolov-Miyaoka-Yau inequality for Deligne-Mumford surfaces
The authors wish to express their deepest gratitude toward the probability group and the staff of Academia Sinica and National Taiwan University for mathematical and administrational help during their visit to Taiwan.
A self-similar process arising from a random walk with random environment in random scenery
This work is supported by National Center for Theoretical Sciences, Taiwan.
Vacuum stability, neutrinos, and dark matter
The first author was partially supported by NCTS/TPE and National Science Council of Taiwan.
On 6-canonical map of irregular threefolds of general type
This research was supported in part by the National Science Council of Taiwan R.O.C. under grant no.
Summary Report for the $e^- e^-$ session in LCWS 2004