china

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climbing vine native to China; cultivated in New Zealand for its fuzzy edible fruit with green meat Actinidia chinensis , Actinidia deliciosa , Chinese gooseberry , kiwi , kiwi vine
bushy annual widely grown in China and Japan for the flour made from its seeds adsuki bean , adzuki bean , Phaseolus angularis , Vigna angularis
deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowers; widely planted in United States as a street tree because of its resistance to pollution Ailanthus altissima , tree of heaven , tree of the gods
large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet; in some classifications considered a member of the bear family or of a separate family Ailuropodidae Ailuropoda melanoleuca , coon bear , giant panda , panda , panda bear
small alligator of the Yangtze valley of China having unwebbed digits Alligator sinensis , Chinese alligator
deciduous shrubs having aromatic bark; eastern China; southwestern and eastern United States allspice
mountain range in central Asia that extends a thousand miles from Kazakhstan eastward into western Mongolia and northern China Altai Mountains , Altay Mountains
leaves sometimes used as potherbs; seeds used as cereal; southern United States to Central America; India and China Amaranthus hypochondriacus , pigweed
Asian river between China and Russia; flows into the Sea of Okhotsk Amur , Amur River , Heilong , Heilong Jiang
communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945 Annam , Socialist Republic of Vietnam , Vietnam , Viet Nam
beetle from China that has been found in the United States and is a threat to hardwood trees; lives inside the tree; no natural predators in the United States Anoplophora glabripennis , Asian longhorned beetle
similar to American angelica tree but less prickly; China Aralia stipulata , Chinese angelica , Chinese angelica tree
river in eastern Asia that arises in China and flows northeast along the border between China and Russia to become a tributary of the Amur River Argun , Argun River , Ergun He
high-quality paper (usually having a filler of china clay) art paper
tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits; naturalized in the southern United States as a shade tree azedarach , azederach , chinaberry , chinaberry tree , China tree , Melia azedarach , Melia azederach , Persian lilac , pride-of-India
willow with long drooping branches and slender leaves native to China; widely cultivated as an ornamental Babylonian weeping willow , Salix babylonica , weeping willow
ideological barrier around communist China especially in the 1950s and 1960s bamboo curtain
dialect of Chinese spoken in Beijing and adopted as the official language for all of China Beijing dialect , Mandarin , Mandarin Chinese , Mandarin dialect
capital of the People's Republic of China in the Hebei province in northeastern China; 2nd largest Chinese city Beijing , capital of Red China , Peiping , Peking
herb of China and Japan widely cultivated for its plumelike panicles of creamy white flowers bocconia , Macleaya cordata , plume poppy
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