Szechuan
also Sichuan or Szechwan adjective Etymology: Sichuan, Szechuan, Szechwan, province in China Date: 1956 of, relating to, or being a style of Chinese cooking that is spicy, oily, and especially peppery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Szechuan — n. Sichuan, Szechwan, province in southern China …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Szechuan — noun a populous province of south central China • Syn: ↑Szechwan, ↑Sichuan, ↑Szechwan province • Instance Hypernyms: ↑state, ↑province • Part Holonyms: ↑China …   Useful english dictionary

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