from The Century Dictionary.
- Pertaining to Chios, an island in the Ægean sea, now belonging to Turkey.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Of or pertaining to Chios, an island in the Ægean Sea.
- adjective a dense, compact kind of earth, from Chios, used anciently as an astringent and a cosmetic.
- adjective a fragrant, almost transparent turpentine, obtained from the
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- adjective Of or pertaining to
Chios, an islandin the Aegean Sea.
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- adjective of or relating to Chios
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And on the instant, the master — for they dared trust no slaves — bore in two earthen vases, one of strong Chian from the Greek Isle of the Egean, the other of
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Chiang ordered Chian into prison, but Ching-kuo wanted to execute him in accordance with military law.
Although the KMT did make an exception of Chian Ching guo's wife.
Chian work, and that the second was composed by a continental poet familiar with Delphi.
On the same day, towards evening, Astyochus put to sea, and taking with him one Chian ship, sailed to Lesbos, that he might render any assistance which he could to the Chian fleet.