Chino-Japanese War


Chino-Japanese War
noun
a war between China and Japan (1894 and 1895) over the control of the Korean Peninsula; China was overwhelmingly defeated at Port Arthur
Syn: ↑Sino-Japanese War
Regions: ↑Korea, ↑Korean Peninsula, ↑Dae-Han-Min-Gook, ↑Han-Gook, ↑Manchuria
Instance Hypernyms: ↑war, ↑warfare

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  • Dae-Han-Min-Gook — noun an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae Han Min Gook or Han Gook • Syn: ↑Korea, ↑Korean Peninsula, ↑Han Gook • Derivationally related forms: ↑Korean (for: ↑Korea) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Han-Gook — noun an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae Han Min Gook or Han Gook • Syn: ↑Korea, ↑Korean Peninsula, ↑Dae Han Min Gook • Derivationally related forms: ↑Korean (for: ↑Korea) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Korea — noun an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae Han Min Gook or Han Gook (Freq. 4) • Syn: ↑Korean Peninsula, ↑Dae Han Min Gook, ↑Han Gook • Derivationally related forms: ↑Korean …   Useful english dictionary

  • Korean Peninsula — noun an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae Han Min Gook or Han Gook • Syn: ↑Korea, ↑Dae Han Min Gook, ↑Han Gook • Derivationally related forms: ↑Korean (for: ↑Korea) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Manchuria — noun a region in northeastern China • Derivationally related forms: ↑Manchurian • Members of this Region: ↑Chino Japanese War, ↑Sino Japanese War, ↑Port Arthur • Instance Hypernyms: ↑geographical area, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Port Arthur — noun 1. a major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda • Syn: ↑Lushun • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center, ↑port • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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