Definition of Lin Biao in US English:

Lin Biao

(also Lin Piao)

proper noun

  • (1908–71), Chinese communist statesman and general. Having been nominated to become Mao's successor in 1969, he staged an unsuccessful coup in 1971 and was reported to have been killed in a plane crash while fleeing to the former Soviet Union.


Lin Biao

/ˌlin ˈbyou/