the 14th letter of the greek alphabet (ξ, ξ).
the group of consonant sounds represented by this letter.
familiar spanish travels w. d. howells
noun (pl) xis
the 14th letter in the greek alphabet (ξ, ξ), a composite consonant, transliterated as x
a river in s china, rising in yunnan province and flowing east to the canton delta on the south china sea: the main river system of s china. length: about 1900 km (1200 miles)
xiy xi’an xianyang airport
tibet (def 1).
noun the pinyin transliteration of the chinese name for tibet
xml schema data xml data that describes the relationship between elements and attributes in some other cl-ss of xml data. a schema may or may not include data type representations. xml schemas are a more advanced alternative to dtds. (http://vbxml.com/conference/wrox/2000_vegas/text/kurt_schema.asp) (2006-08-23)
xml user-interface language language (xul) an xml-based language created for the mozilla browser for development of cross-platform user interfaces. xul supports input controls such as textboxes and checkboxes, toolbars, menus, dialogs, trees, keyboard shortcuts, and more. xulplanet (http://xulplanet.com/). (2003-06-14)