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Miao

 (myou′)
n. pl. Miao or Miaos Often Offensive
Hmong.

[Mandarin miáo.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Miao - a people living traditionally in mountain villages in southern China and adjacent areas of Vietnam and Laos and Thailand; many have emigrated to the United States
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
2.Miao - a language of uncertain affiliation spoken by the Hmong
natural language, tongue - a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language
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Miao previously served as Chief of Staff for JinkoSolar's Chairman since 2010.
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The tour focus is more on the Miao people that boast a splendid culture with eye dazzling costumes, mysterious witchcraft and a turbulent history.
To the king's angry surprise, Miao Shan thrived in caring for the hideously ill and suffering, emerging in history and myth as Kuan Yin, a female Bodhisattva--an enlightened being who turns back from nirvana to serve others on earth.
Miao Xiaochun's monumental photographic work Orbit depicts a moving landscape in Beijing where vehicles and pedestrians are captured side by side moving at different speeds.
21 ( ANI ): Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh today approved in principle the construction of two roads in Arunachal Pradesh, namely a road from Bameng to Lada (55 kms) and another road from Miao to Vijaynagar (157 kms) under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) Scheme of the Ministry of Rural Development.
It was a quite understandable decision from Miao Miao, the Australian National Coach, sitting courtside, to withdraw the young lady.
Chen Miao, director of the business forecast center of TIER, predicted that Taiwan's business climate will decline further.
The event was held in Dehang, a concentrated community of Miao People in China.
Broadband technologies, e-government, joint research projects and support for business development are among the areas covered by the memorandum, which was signed by the Bulgarian Minister of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications Ivaylo Moskovski, and the Chinese Minister of Industry and Information Technologies, Miao Wei, China Daily reports.