Definition of Sinological in English:

Sinological

adjective

  • See Sinology

    • ‘Whether we like it or not, the large-scale digitization of pre-modern Chinese literature is rapidly reshaping sinological studies.’
    • ‘Herrou goes on to list the rules governing that existence, again citing various examples from the sinological literature and the ‘observances of Taoist life’, but gives few details on how the precepts are applied in the Wengong temple.’
    • ‘The new website will make efforts to promote an interlibrary loan system among sinological centers across Europe.’
    • ‘The Sinological Institutes in Leiden, Paris, Copenhagen and other European sinological centres have acquired a great number of gazetteers, from both traditional and modern times.’

Pronunciation

Sinological

/sɪnəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l//sʌɪnəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/