Definition for kirin (2 of 2)
or Chi·lin, Ki·rin
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Kirin Brewery Co., for example, is installing a natural gas power generator at its factory in Taga, Shiga Prefecture.
This is a satellite image of Japan showing damage after an earthquake and tsunami at the Kirin plant, Sendai.Shocking Videos and Photos From the 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami|The Daily Beast|March 11, 2011|DAILY BEAST
But the town itself is very primitive, and far behind the other two chief towns, Kirin and Mukden.
It is navigable by native junks above Kirin, which city may also be reached by steamer.
As messenger of mercy and benevolence, the Kirin never treads on a live insect or eats growing grass.The Religions of Japan|William Elliot Griffis
Kirin itself is famous for the battlemented wall which, with its heavy ramparts and pagoda-like towers, is very imposing.
Manchuria is divided into three administrations, Tsi-tsi-kar, Kirin, and Mukden.