土司

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

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Etymology 1[edit]

From  ("local") +  ("to manage").

Noun[edit]

土司

  1. (archaic) the system of Chinese ethnic minority hierarchies in which power is passed on according to hereditary relationships
  2. (archaic) a chieftain in such a position of power

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

土司

  1. toast

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