Go to 'thermo-' entry Go to 'dino-' entry Go to 'chondro-' entry Go to 'aero-' entry Go to '-logy' entry Go to 'thaumato-' entry Go to 'nano-' entry Go to '-sophy' entry Go to 'bucco-' entry Go to '-ism' entry Go to '-lysis' entry Go to 'galacto-' entry Go to '-anthropy' entry Go to 'pneumo-' entry Go to '-ploitation' entry Go to '-lithic' entry Go to '-sepalous' entry Go to 'onco-' entry Go to '-parous' entry Go to 'dermato-' entry Go to 'multi-' entry Go to 'dodeca-' entry Go to '-zoon' entry Go to 'vermi-' entry Go to 'crystallo-' entry Go to 'biblio-' entry Go to 'eco-' entry Go to 'juxta-' entry Go to 'facio-' entry
Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

Sino-2

Chinese; China and …

[Greek Sinai, the Chinese.]

Sinology is the study of Chinese language, history, customs, and politics (undertaken by a Sinologist); Sinophobia is a dread or dislike of China and things Chinese. Hyphenated terms usually refer to China in relation to another country: Sino-Japanese, Sino-Soviet, Sino-American. However, Sino-Tibetan refers to a large language family which includes Chinese, Burmese, Tibetan, and others from eastern Asia.

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