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Hsian

(ʃjɑːn)
n
(Placename) a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xi'an
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Noun1.Hsian - a city of central ChinaHsian - a city of central China; capital of ancient Chinese empire 221-206 BC
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
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Dr Patwary said Prime Minister Sheikh Hsian has directed the law enforcement organisations to eliminate drug, terrorism and militancy following the zero tolerance policy.
He is a senior black belt in the tao wu hsian hua (way of infinite transformation) system, which incorporates comprehensive aspects of tae kwon do, karate, hapkido, kung fu, and tai chi.
During a lunch hosted by his Singaporean counterpart, Lee Hsian Loong, on Monday, Dr Mahathir had thanked Singapore for helping Malaysia in a currency crisis.
He also assured Hsian that China would cooperate with Bangladesh to help attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).