The lunar New Year as celebrated in Vietnam.
[Vietnamese Tết, from Early Middle Chinese tsεt, joint, node on a bamboo stem, segment, division of time, festival (also the source of Mandarin jié), from Old Chinese *tsʕik, from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *tsik, joint; compare Burmese chac and Tibetan tshigs, joint.]
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