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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An island in the East China Sea off the southeast coast of mainland China. It remained a Nationalist stronghold after the Communist revolution of 1949 and is now administered by Taiwan.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The most common tree of Japan, a pine which attains great age and size, Pinus Massoniana.

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