Meaning of Dream of the Red Chamber, The*

Dream' of the Red' Cham'ber The

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  1. (Chinese, Hung Lou Mêng or Hong Lou Meng) an 18th-century Chinese novel by Ts'ao Hsüeh-ch'in, completed by Kao E, in 120 chapters.
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