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Chang

/tʃæŋ/
noun
1.
another name for the Yangtze
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  • chang applied to this group for a recommendation of a suitable man for him.

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  • Or, perhaps, chang applied directly to the great London mining man.

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  • All this time chang and his son had kept quietly in the background.

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  • We must get them here before he returns,' said chang Nai-nai.

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  • chang repeated this to his wife, who was at the foot of the ladder.

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chang in Medicine

Chang (chāng), Chueh. 1908-1991..

American Chinese-born who helped develop (1954) the first effective oral contraceptive.

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