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- n. A person or people of Chinese ethnicity, living in a non-Chinese country.
From Chinese Mandarin trad. 華僑, simpl. 华侨 (pinyin: Huáqiáo) (Wiktionary)
Zhongyin Wenhua Jiaoliu yu Bijiao (Communications and comparisons of the Indian and Chinese civilizations) (Beijing: Huaqiao Chubanshe, 1994), 114-120. back
1 The “Huaqiao” groups around the world are the result of the Chinese nationalist movement.