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Yuan

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Noun

1. kwai, yuan

the basic unit of money in China

2. mongol dynasty, yuan, yuan dynasty

the imperial dynasty of China from 1279 to 1368

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Yuan

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noun plural -an
the standard monetary unit of China, divided into 10 jiao and 100 fen
. Also called: renminbi, renminbi yuan
noun
1. 
the imperial dynasty of China from 1279 to 1368
adjective
2. 
of or relating to the Chinese porcelain produced during the Yuan dynasty, characterized by the appearance of under-glaze blue-and-white ware
noun
a river in SE central China, rising in central Guizhou province and flowing northeast to Lake Tungting. Length: about 800 km (500 miles)

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Yuan

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1. 
river in SE China flowing from Guizhou province through Hunan into Dongting Hu: c. 550 mi (885 km)
2.  Chinese
the Red River (in Asia)
noun
the basic monetary unit of China
see the table of monetary units in the Reference Supplement

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Yuan

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A Chinese dynasty (1279-1368) established by the Mongolian ruler Kublai Khan with its capital at present-day Beijing. It was superseded by the Ming dynasty.
n. pl. yuan or yu·ans
See Table at currency.

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