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mandarin

man·da·rin

mandarin

 
pronunciation:
maen d rihn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a public official or bureaucrat, or a person of high rank or influence in imperial China.
definition 2: (cap.) the dialect spoken in Beijing, China, on which standard Chinese is based.
definition 3: a small, somewhat flattened citrus fruit, with a loose skin and flesh of yellow to reddish orange; mandarin orange.
definition 4: the tree that bears this fruit.
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