Definition of "kylin" []

  • See kilin, kirin. (noun)
  • (in Chinese art) a mythical animal of composite form (noun)

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Use "kylin" in a sentence
  • "One netizen with the alias kylin wrote, "I can say free media works the same way as less-free media."
  • "Lam Thi Hien, a kylin mask maker in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho, says decorating the kylin is the most difficult part of making the toys."
  • "Chu State (present-day Hubei and Hunan) minted coins with Chinese characters such as dragon, phoenix, tortoise, kylin, double fish, sword, the Eight Diagrams (ba gua), the Chinese zodiac, and the big dipper."