The Opium Wars weakened the military power of Qing Dynasty.Chinese Translation (Traditional):
yā piàn zhàn zhēng
Opium Wars (1840-1842 and 1860-1861)
to weaken, to cripple, to wear down
1. (particle signifying the change of situation) 2. (completed action marker) 3. (a filler word without any meaning)
Here: (particle signifying the change of situation)
Qing Dynasty (lasted from 1644 to 1911)
1. of (possessive particle) 2. (adjectival ending) 3. (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis) 4. (used to form a nominal expression)
Here: of (possessive particle)
1. military affairs, military matters 2. military
Here: military affairs, military matters
strength, power, force
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