• synonyms


  1. emotional intelligence.
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  1. East Indian.
  2. East Indies.
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Contemporary Examples of ei

Historical Examples of ei

  • Therefore as au is uy; so is ai to ei: Then as uy is to ya; so is ei to ia.

  • Because they be the double of Triangles, by the 12 e, of first figures: As ae, and ei.

  • And by the same argument it shall be treble unto the quadrate or square of ei.

  • Therefore the other segment or portion of the said ei, is 5.

  • Here are three sectours, ae the base of 12 foote: And ei in like manner of 12 foote.

British Dictionary definitions for ei


abbreviation for
  1. East Indian
  2. East Indies
  3. social psychol emotional intelligence
  4. (in Canada) Employment Insurance: a regular payment to a person who is out of work, funded by contributions from workers and employers
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