A stick of incense associated with sort burned before a Chinese picture, idol, or shrine.
a type of incense burned before a Chinese idol.
a reed covered with a paste manufactured from the dirt of odoriferous woods, or a cylinder made wholly of paste; -- burned by the Chinese before an idol.
a little stick or perfumed pastil composed of a hardened paste created from the dust of numerous types of scented wood blended with clay, used in Chinese temples and homes as incense ahead of the idols, as a slow-match in calculating time during the night, for burning pipelines, etc.
a slender stick of incense burned before a joss because of the Chinese
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...