a river in N Burma, flowing S to the Irrawaddy River. 550 miles (885 km) long.
a river in N Myanmar, rising in the Kumôn Range and flowing northwest then south to the Irrawaddy, of which it is the main tributary. Length: about 966 km (600 miles)
[chahyn] /tʃaɪn/ noun, British Dialect. 1. a ravine formed in rock by the action of running water. [chahyn] /tʃaɪn/ noun 1. the backbone or spine, especially of an animal. 2. the whole or a piece of the backbone of an animal with adjoining parts, cut for cooking. 3. a ridge or crest, as of land. […]
/tʃaɪˈniː/ noun 1. especially (US, old-fashioned, offensive) a Chinaman
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documentation /sheen’yu-*l/ (MIT) The LISP Machine Manual, so called because the title was wrapped around the cover so only those letters showed on the front. [Jargon File] (1994-12-02)
[chahy-neez, -nees] /tʃaɪˈniz, -ˈnis/ noun, plural Chinese. 1. the standard language of , based on the speech of Beijing; Mandarin. 2. a group of languages of the Sino-Tibetan family, including standard Chinese and most of the other languages of . Abbreviation: Chin., Chin. 3. any of the Chinese languages, which vary among themselves to the […]