qi

[ chœ ]
/ tʃœ /
|

noun Pinyin.

(in traditional Chinese medicine and philosophy) the vital life force that flows through the body and is supposedly regulated by acupuncture.

Nearby words

Also Wade-Giles, chi.

Origin of qi

From the Chinese word breath

Definition for qis (2 of 2)

Qi

[ chœ ]
/ tʃœ /

noun Pinyin.

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British Dictionary definitions for qis

qi

/ (tʃiː) /

noun

a variant of chi 2
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