(Ch’ang Ch’un) 1148–1227, Chinese Taoist philosopher and author.
a city in S Fujian province, in SE China. noun a city in SE China, in S Fujian province on the Saikoe River. Pop 410 000 (2005 est) Former name Lungki
a dynasty that ruled in China a.d. 557–89. Peter Chen
the twenty-second letter of the Greek alphabet (X, χ). the consonant sound represented by this letter. qi. Chicago. one of two dynasties that ruled in China a.d. 479–502 and, as the Northern Ch’i, a.d. 550–77. (in traditional Chinese medicine and philosophy) the vital life force that flows through the body and is supposedly regulated by […]
the lower extremity of the face, below the mouth. the prominence of the lower jaw. Informal. chin-up. Gymnastics. to bring one’s chin up to (a horizontal bar, from which one is hanging by the hands), by bending the elbows. to raise (oneself) to this position. to raise or hold to the chin, as a violin. […]