[kee-nel-uh, kwi-] /kiˈnɛl ə, kwɪ-/
a type of bet, especially on horse races, in which the bettor, in order to win, must select the first- and second-place finishers without specifying their order of finishing.
a race in which such bets are made.
(Austral & NZ) a form of betting on a horse race in which the punter bets on selecting the first and second place-winners in any order
form of betting in which the bettor picks the first and second horses in a given race, 1942, American English, from American Spanish quiniela, originally a ball game with five players, from Latin quini “five each,” from quinque “five” (see quinque-). The sense evolution in Spanish was said to be from the game to a wager on the scores of the players, hence “any wager against the house.”
[kwin-es-trawl, -trol] /kwɪnˈɛs trɔl, -trɒl/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a synthetic , C 2 5 H 3 2 O 2 , used in oral contraceptives.
[kwee nyawn] /kwi ˈnyɔn/ noun 1. a seaport in SE Vietnam, on the South China Sea coast.
- Qui nhong
/ˈkwiː ˈnjɒŋ/ noun 1. a port in SE Vietnam, on the South China Sea. Pop: 163 385 (1992 est)
[kwin-hahy-drohn, kwin-hahy-drohn] /kwɪnˈhaɪ droʊn, ˈkwɪnˌhaɪ droʊn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a dark green, crystalline, slightly water-soluble solid, C 1 2 H 1 0 O 4 , used in solution, together with a platinum wire, as an electrode (quinhy·drone elec·trode)