Definitions

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  • proper noun A term used in some circles for commercial, cultural and sometimes political purposes to define Chinese speaking countries combined, including mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan and sometimes Singapore

Etymologies

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Called so to distinguish it from China proper.

Examples

  • Functionally the term Greater China is exactly like Greater Germany -- simply an announcement of imperial dreams.

    East Asian, Popular Democracy, and Military Strategy Changes

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • They paid upfronts, are committed to run two controlled clinical trials which ACCP designs and monitors, and they pay a royalty on sales (this is all for Greater China, which is defined as China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

    American Chronicle

  • That group has been steadily declining since 2007, according to Jun Ma , Deutsche Bank's chief economist for Greater China.

    China's Rising Wages Propel U.S. Prices

  • Ying Yi for The Wall Street Journal Oh Eng Lock The company also owns and operates a handful of other brands, including Din Tai Fung , which specializes in Taiwanese food, and RamenPlay, a brand of mid-end Japanese restaurants in Southeast Asia and China, as well as more than 20 food courts in Greater China under the Food Republic brand.

    Former banker's bread and butter business

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