a custom, language trait, etc. originating with or peculiar to the Chinese
Origin of Sinicismfrom Medieval Latin Sinicus, Chinese ( from Late Latin Sinae, an Asian people from Classical Greek Sinai) + -ism
A custom or trait peculiar to the Chinese.
Origin of SinicismFrom Sinic Chinese from Medieval Latin Sīnicus from Late Latin Sīnae the Chinese ; see Sino- .