xi

[zahy, sahy; Greek ksee]
noun, plural xis.
1.
the 14th letter of the greek alphabet (Ξ, ξ).
2.
the group of consonant sounds represented by this letter.
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xi (zaɪ, saɪ, ksaɪ, ksiː)
 
n , pl xis
the 14th letter in the Greek alphabet (Ξ, ξ), a composite consonant, transliterated as x

Xi, Hsi or Si (ʃiː)
 
n
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)
 
Hsi, Hsi or Si
 
n
 
Si, Hsi or Si
 
n

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xi (zī, sī, ksē)
n.

Symbol ξ The 14th letter of the greek alphabet.

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Xi definition


A VLSI design language.
["The Circuit Design Language Xi", S.I. Feldman, unpublished memo, Bell Labs, 1982].
[Mentioned in Computational Aspects of VLSI, J.D. Ullman, CS Press 1984].
(1995-02-03)

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XI
ex interest
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Article xi describes the only punishment methods to be used by the state.
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