Meaning of Kuomintang


Pronunciation: (kwō'min"tang', -täng' Chin. gwô'min'däng'), [key]
— n.
  1. the dominant political party of China from 1928 to 1949, founded chiefly by Sun Yat-sen in 1912 and led from 1925 to 1975 by Chiang Kai-shek; the dominant party of the Republic of China (Taiwan) since 1949.
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