Tsungli Yamen
Tsung-li Yamen Tsung"-li Ya"men [Written also {Tsung-li-Yamen} or {Tsungli Yamen}.] [Chin.] The board or department of foreign affairs in the Chinese government. See {Yamen}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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