Ming dynasty


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Noun1.Ming dynasty - the imperial dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644Ming dynasty - the imperial dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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Only about 40 of his paintings are still in existence, and art experts say he was one of the master painters of the Ming Dynasty.
And now the team which discovered Ming - the nickname given to the clam, not because of any resemblance or similarity to Sir Menzies Campbell but because it has been living since the Chinese Ming dynasty - has been given a pounds 40,000 grant by Help the Aged to see if studying Ming and others like it can yield any information of value to aid research into the process of human ageing.
Skillfully translated into English by Ted Wang & Chen Chen, The Oil Vendor and the Courtesan is a collection selected stories by Feng Menglong (1574-1646), during China's Ming dynasty.
The office reported regular surveillance tests had identified the virus at the Ming Dynasty Fish and Shrimp farm in Kahuku, Oahu, within "an above-ground concrete pond", with "confirmatory samples" retrieved from a "discharge settling pond".
1) The state tried to control the chastity cult during the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), but it remained a local community phenomenon that was promoted by elite men, who construed chastity as a symbol of the sentiment (qing) of the literati ethic of loyalty.
The review article covers gender and medicine in the Ming Dynasty, the review examines a recent work by Zhang on obstetrics and gynecology in ancient China and the bibliography is of secondary sources.
This exhibition includes scroll-sized paintings of lathery Alpine scenes, each titled Alpenlandschaft (Alpine Landscape), 2003, and an installation of 115 scattered life-size porcelain sculptures of crushed Coke cans, titled Teetrinken (Drinking Tea), 2001-2004, which are festooned with the iconography of Chinatown crockery via the Ming dynasty.
Styles include Ming Dynasty, a blue-and-white-patterned porcelain bowl-shaped sink featuring flowers, serpents and birds.
The Imperial Ancestral Temple dates back to 1420 and was built under the Ming dynasty.
In China we call this our Spring Festival," explains 29-year-old Han Liu, owner of Coventry's Ming Dynasty Chinese Buffet Restaurant in Smithford Way.
The Renaissance of Vinaya Thought During the Late Ming Dynasty of China.
Need for greater artistic expression coincided with the return of native rule during the Ming dynasty.