Definitions

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

  • See Jilin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as kilin.

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Examples

  • Originally the song was written for a commercial for a Japanese beer called Kirin, and the single was accompanied by an excellent video which also featured Trudie.

    We'll Be Together, 12''

  • And while mega-labels Kirin and Sapporo have little to worry about in terms of market share, one can finally taste the creative possibilities when skilled

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  • At the centre of the world, a divine being known as the Kirin is born for each of the kingdoms.

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  • The merger between Kirin, which is Japan's second-largest brewer and its smaller rival Suntory would create a food and beverage group with combined sales of Y3,820bn ($41bn).

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  • Luke Nottage, an associate professor at Sydney University's law faculty, argues that by allowing Japanese brewers such as Kirin and Asahi to make a type of low-tax beer called

    Telegraph Blogs

  • SABMiller has been tipped as the most likely buyer of Femsa's beer unit and sources said it is in more advanced negotiations than rival bidders, such as Kirin,

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  • For the next hour, we brainstorm over pad thai, spring rolls, and Kirin until we piece together our little fucked-up plan.

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  • Kirin Holdings Co. acquired Foster rival Lion Nathan Ltd. for about A$3.3 billion in 2009.

    SABMiller Pursues Foster's

  • Analysts said SABMiller's bid for Foster's falls short of what Kirin paid for Lion Nathan on a price-to-forward earnings multiple.

    SABMiller Pursues Foster's

  • If the multiple paid by Kirin for Lion Nathan were applied to Foster's, that would equate to an A$5.40- to A$5.50-a-share offer, Citigroup analyst Andy Bowley wrote in a note.

    SABMiller Pursues Foster's

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