Meaning of CHINA in English

CHINA

transcription, транскрипция: [ tʃaɪnə ]

1.

China is a hard white substance made from clay. It is used to make things such as cups, bowls, plates, and ornaments.

...a small boat made of china.

...china cups.

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see also bone china

2.

Cups, bowls, plates, and ornaments made of china are referred to as china .

Judy collects blue and white china.

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