a Chinese social concept based on the exchange of favours, in which personal relationships are considered more important than laws and written agreements
[gwahn-yin] /ˈgwɑnˈyɪn/ noun, Buddhism. 1. .
[gwah-nil-ik] /gwɑˈnɪl ɪk/ noun 1. . /ɡwəˈnɪlɪk/ noun 1. a nucleotide consisting of guanine, ribose or deoxyribose, and a phosphate group. It is a constituent of DNA or RNA Also called guanosine monophosphate guanylic acid gua·nyl·ic acid (gwä-nĭl’ĭk) n. See GMP.
[Portuguese gwah-poo-re; Spanish gwah-paw-re] /Portuguese gwɑ pʊˈrɛ; Spanish ˌgwɑ pɔˈrɛ/ noun 1. a river forming part of the boundary between Brazil and Bolivia, flowing NW to the Mamoré River. 950 miles (1530 km) long. 2. former name of . /Portuguese ɡwapoˈrɛ/ noun 1. a river in W central South America, rising in SW Brazil and […]
[gwahr] /gwɑr/ noun 1. a plant, Cyamopsis tetragonolobus, of the legume family, grown as a forage crop and for its seeds, which produce a gum (guar gum) used as a thickening agent and stabilizer in foods and pharmaceuticals and as sizing for paper and cloth. 1. guaranteed. /ɡwɑː/ noun 1. a leguminous Indian plant, Cyamopsis […]