free from or without taint; pure; innocent.
noun 1. (in China) the head or owner of a foreign business establishment. noun 1. a highly venomous elapid snake, Oxyuranus scutellatus, of New Guinea and northern Australia, that grows to a length of from 10 to 12 feet (3.1 to 3.7 meters). noun 1. a large highly venomous elapid snake, Oxyuranus scutellatus, of NE […]
noun, Wade-Giles. 1. a city in and the capital of Taiwan, in the N part. noun, Wade-Giles, Pinyin. 1. a Chinese island separated from the SE coast of China by Taiwan Strait: a possession of Japan 1895–1945; restored to China 1945; seat of the Republic of China since 1949. Capital: Taipei. noun 1. People’s Republic […]
noun 1. a person who participated in the unsuccessful rebellion (Taiping Rebellion) 1850–64, led by Hung Hsiu-ch’üan (Hong Xiuquan), who attempted to overthrow the Manchu dynasty. noun 1. (history) a person who supported or took part in the movement of religious mysticism and agrarian unrest in China between 1850 and 1864 (Taiping rebellion), which weakened […]
noun 1. a member of a powerful family in Japan that ruled the country 1160–85. 2. former name of Iwaki.