the title of a military governor of a province during the period 1916–28.
a war lord.
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When the time came for after-dinner speeches, Mrs. Dewey told the tuchun that his province must adopt co-education.The Problem of China | Bertrand Russell
British Dictionary definitions for tuchun
(formerly) a Chinese military governor or warlord
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