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

  • n. A Chinese temple or shrine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a Chinese temple or house for the Chinese mode of worship.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Chinese temple or place of idol-worship: sometimes used by the Chinese, for a Christian church.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a Chinese temple or shrine for idol worship


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