Qin dynasty

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Noun1.Qin dynasty - the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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The first historical record of cultivated water spinach, Ipomoea aquatica, comes from the Chin Dynasty around A.
The authors claim that the Chin dynasty did in fact make lasting contributions to the Chinese cultural amalgam, such as the practice of corporal punishment for court officials, and one of the two major sects of Taoist religion (Ch'uan-chen, or "Complete Perfection") still prominent today.
This volume consists of tableaux vivants of the culture and history of the Chin dynasty (1115-1234 A.