the currency of the People’s Republic of China, the basic unit of which is the yuan.
noun (pl) renminbi
another name for the Chinese yuan
noun 1. a city in and the capital of Ille-et-Vilaine, in NW France: former capital of Brittany; scene of trial of Alfred Dreyfus, 1899. Ille-et-Vilaine [eel-e-vee-len] /il ɛ viˈlɛn/ noun 1. a department in W France. 2700 sq. mi. (7000 sq. km). Capital: Rennes. noun 1. a city in NW France: the ancient capital of […]
noun 1. the lining membrane of the fourth stomach of a calf or of the stomach of certain other young animals. 2. the rennin-containing substance from the stomach of the calf. 3. a preparation or extract of the rennet membrane, used to curdle milk, as in making cheese, junket, etc. noun 1. the membrane lining […]
noun 1. John, 1761–1821, Scottish engineer. noun 1. John. 1761–1821, British civil engineer who designed bridges, canals, docks, and harbours, including three London bridges and the London and East India docks
noun, Biochemistry. 1. a coagulating enzyme occurring in the gastric juice of the calf, forming the active principle of rennet and able to curdle milk. noun 1. an enzyme that occurs in gastric juice and is a constituent of rennet. It coagulates milk by converting caseinogen to casein Also called chymosin rennin ren·nin (rěn’ĭn) n. […]