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Japanese lantern

noun
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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British Dictionary definitions for japanese-lantern

Japanese lantern

noun
1.
another name for Chinese lantern (sense 1)
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Contemporary definitions for japanese-lantern
noun

Chinese lantern; a collapsible thin-paper lantern used for decoration or ceremonies

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