tuchun

tuchun

[doo-jyn]
noun Chinese History.
1.
the title of a military governor of a province during the period 1916–28.
2.
a war lord.

Origin:
1915–20; < Chinese (Wade-Giles) tu1 chün1, (pinyin) dūjūn literally, oversee troops

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tuchun (tuːˈtʃuːn)
 
n
(formerly) a Chinese military governor or warlord
 
[from Chinese, from tu to superintend + chün troops]

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