a strait between Hainan island and Leizhou peninsula. 50 miles (81 km) long; 15 miles (24 km) wide.
noun cheongsam Examples The qipao is also known as a mandarin gown. Word Origin 1965
[kursh] /kɜrʃ/ noun, plural qurush [koo-roosh] /kʊˈruʃ/ (Show IPA) 1. a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Saudi Arabia, the 20th part of a riyal. 2. a former coin and fractional monetary unit of several Middle Eastern and North African countries.
[chœ] /tʃœ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. (in traditional Chinese medicine and philosophy) the vital life force that flows through the body and is supposedly regulated by acupuncture. [chœ] /tʃœ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. . /tʃiː/ noun 1. a variant of chi2 n. “physical life force,” 1850, from Chinese qi “air, breath.” quality improvement
[kah-dee, key-] /ˈkɑ di, ˈkeɪ-/ noun, plural qadis. 1. a judge in a Muslim community, whose decisions are based on Islamic religious law. /ˈkɑːdɪ; ˈkeɪdɪ/ noun (pl) -dis 1. a variant spelling of cadi