noun Wade-Giles, Pinyin.
Examples from the Web for taiwan
The two islands are now tourist sites for visitors from Taiwan and mainland China.
Even though we may recognize China, we may not abandon Taiwan.Will the Tapes That Destroyed Nixon Help Rehabilitate His Image?|Scott Porch|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2013, Taiwan passed an amendment to its Gender Equality Act allotting women three paid days of menstrual leave each year.
But I have to confess: Taiwan did have General Tso’s Chicken in the ‘60s.‘The Search for General Tso’: The Origins of America’s Favorite Chinese Dish, General Tso’s Chicken|Marlow Stern|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Taipei, Taiwan, a Bach flash mob consisting of cellists and tuba players took over a train.
Eventually, there were on Taiwan about two million of these "mainlanders," as they have sometimes been called.
It may take time, but China, too, will one day be as free as its neighbors in Taiwan.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
Any such naked use of force would pose an issue far transcending the offshore islands and even the security of Taiwan (Formosa).
I agree with you that a dangerous situation exists in the Taiwan area.
Both Taiwan and mainland China have developed extremely quickly.
British Dictionary definitions for taiwan
Word Origin and History for taiwan
literally "terrace bay," from Chinese tai "terrace" + wan "bay."