Qing dynasty

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Noun1.Qing dynasty - the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionariesQing dynasty - the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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3 billion potential jet setters in the Middle Kingdom and its role as Asia's financial, shipping, property, retail and shopping hub ever since the Scottish taipans of Noble House wrested it away from the Manchu Empire in the Opium Wars.
The enlargement of the Manchu empire was therefore not understood at all as the enlargement of "China" but as the expansion of the Manchus' imperial portfolio.
its regulations are still extant and reveal that Tibet was, at most, a colony of the Manchu Empire but not an 'integral' part of China) Also the priest-patron relationship gave the Lcang-skya Qutugtus a large role in Beijing.
The slow collapse of the Manchu Empire in the same period generated considerable alarm in London and Kolkata, and the entire might of the British Raj in the Indian sub-continent was oriented towards checking the southern march of the Tsarist armies.
Buddhism was adopted as Mongolia's official religion towards the end of the 16th century, around the time that the Manchu Empire became established.