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Definition of "honan" []

  • A pongee fabric of even color made originally from silk produced by the silkworms of Henan (formerly Honan), China. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "honan" in a sentence
  • "He had already won Lady Spilsbury's heart by recommending to her the _honan tcha_, or Tartar tea, which enables the Tartars to digest raw flesh, and tinges water of a red colour."
  • "| One | Ni goot wack | Me ta tin | Kay nay tay | Itla honan |"
  • "9 December 2009 william honan - Fabius Maximus @ 12: 01 am"
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