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Qi vs. Chi

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Qinoun

(philosophy) chi

Chinoun

The twenty-second letter of the Classical and Modern Greek alphabets.

Qinoun

the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health

Chinoun

(philosophy) A life force in traditional Chinese philosophy, culture, medicine, etc, related (but not limited) to breath and circulation.

Qi

In traditional Chinese culture, qi, also ki or ch'i in Wade–Giles romanization ( CHEE simplified Chinese: 气; traditional Chinese: 氣; pinyin: qì qì), is believed to be a vital force forming part of any living entity. Literally meaning , , or , the word qi is often translated as , , , or simply as .

‘vapor’; ‘air’; ‘breath’; ‘vital energy’; ‘vital force’; ‘material energy’; ‘energy’;

Chinoun

The Chinese foot, a traditional Chinese unit of length based on the human forearm.

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Chinoun

The Chinese unit of length standardized in 1984 as 1/3 of a meter.

Chinoun

The Taiwanese unit of length standardized as 10/33 of a meter, identical to the Japanese shaku.

Chinoun

The chek or Hong Kong foot, a unit of length standardized as 0.371475 meters.

Chinoun

the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health

Chinoun

the 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet

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