Manchu dynasty


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Noun1.Manchu dynasty - the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionariesManchu 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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At the same time that they cut off their queues, which had been mandated by the deposed Manchu dynasty, diplomats, business men and members of the armed forces readily adopted Western styles, and although the long gown continued to be worn, sometimes as a sign of the authentic Chinese identity of the wearer, the basic form of men's clothing, even the 'Mao suits' of the post-liberation era, can be traced to Western prototypes.
For China, for instance, we list 1912, when revolutionists proclaimed a republic free of the Manchu Dynasty.
Both the mid-nineteenth century Taiping (1851-64) and Muslim (1864-77) rebellions posed real threats to the Manchu dynasty and its territorial integrity.
For example, although tea was traditionally drunk green or black, without milk, some of the courts of the Manchu dynasty drank tea with milk.
Yanyan has no plans for marriage--until she meets handsome Liang, her brother's friend, who is plotting to restore the Manchu dynasty and wants her to run off with him to be a revolutionary.
It was invented during the reign of Emperor Tung Chi (1862-75) of the Manchu dynasty by the wife of Chen Ling-Fu, a well-known chef in Chengtu.
This was the main imperial pleasure garden and seat of government for much of the Qing or Manchu dynasty, which ruled China from 1644 to 1911.