Origin of Kuomintang
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How to use Kuomintang in a sentence
The new Kuomintang was more socialistic, as is shown by its admission of Communists and the stress laid upon land reform.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]|Wolfram Eberhard
Kuomintang is the combination of three Chinese words meaning "country" or "realm," "people," and "party."
Fortunately for their cause, the Kuomintang leaders were willing to learn and the Russians willing to teach.
Without the benefit of Russian advice, the Kuomintang might have become a political sect with long-range plans.
In the meantime, the Communists maintained their separate party organization within the Kuomintang.
British Dictionary definitions for Kuomintang
Word Origin for Kuomintang
Cultural definitions for Kuomintang
A Chinese nationalist (see nationalism) political party founded by Sun Yat-sen, which gained control of China in the early twentieth century. Later, under the leadership of Chiang Kai-shek, it was defeated by the Chinese communists and became the ruling party of Taiwan, the island to which Chiang and his supporters had fled.