What does the word china mean?

Usage examples for china

  1. The leaf greatly resembles that of the china rose; it is large, dark, firm, and brilliant. – Domestic Manners of the Americans by Fanny Trollope
  2. Spent first fourteen years of his life at sea on the China coast. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  3. Won't you and I call on him, when we go to China? – Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends by Fanny Fern