noun, plural chiao. Wade-Giles.
noun, plural jiao.
a copper-zinc coin and monetary unit of the People’s Republic of China, the 10th part of a yuan, equal to 10 fen.
[Chinese jyou-joh] /Chinese ˈdʒyaʊˈdʒoʊ/ noun, Wade-Giles. 1. . [jyou-joh] /ˈdʒyaʊˈdʒoʊ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a former German-leased territory (1898–1914) on the Shandong peninsula, in E China, around Jiaozhou Bay. 200 sq. mi. (518 sq. km). Chief city, Tsingtao. /ˈdʒjaʊˈdʒəʊ/ noun 1. a territory of NE China, in SE Shandong province, surrounding Jiaozhou Bay (an inlet of […]
noun 1. . noun 1. an inlet of the Yellow Sea, in E China, in Shandong province. 20 miles (32 km) long; 15 miles (24 km) wide.
[chee-ah-pahs] /tʃiˈɑ pɑs/ noun 1. a state in S Mexico. 28,732 sq. mi. (74,415 sq. km). Capital: Tuxtla Gutiérrez. /Spanish ˈtʃjapas/ noun 1. a state of S Mexico: mountainous and forested; Maya ruins in the northeast; rich mineral resources. Capital: Tuxtla Gutiérrez. Pop: 3 920 515 (2000). Area: 73 887 sq km (28 816 sq […]
- Chia pet
noun an animal figurine from which live herbs grow that simulate the fur or hair of the particular animal Word Origin uses chia seeds (Salvia Columbariae) Usage Note trademark of Joseph Enterprises, Inc.