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Hui

 (hwē) also Hwei (hwā)
n. pl. Hui or Huis also Hwei or Hweis
A member of a traditionally Muslim people of northwest China, descended chiefly from the Han and an important minority of the Chinese population.

[Chinese (Mandarin) Huí, shortened from Huíhuí, from Middle Chinese xɦuaj-xɦuaj, any of various Muslim peoples of the Song dynasty.]

hui

(ˈhuːɪ)
n, pl hui or huis
1. a conference, meeting, or other gathering
2. informal a party
[Māori]
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noun (N.Z.) meeting, gathering, assembly, meet, conference, congress, session, rally, convention, get-together (informal), reunion, congregation, conclave, convocation, powwow He arranged a hui which called together a broad span of Maori tribes and opinions.
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Hui was charged with assaulting the child, with whom he lived, dozens of times between June 2011 and April 2013.
'The Hong Kong immigration has become totally controlled by Beijing, contrary to what is promised in the Hong Kong Basic Law,' Hui said.
Hooi Lian was allowed bail at RM68,000 for all charges, while Hui Chen, who is a part-time accountant, and Hoi Bee, a sales promoter, were allowed bail at RM16,000 each in one surety each.
Since the 1990s, Hui Lau Shan Hong Kong has been importing the tropical fruit from the country as a basic ingredient for all its offerings.
Addressing a press conference, Russian News Agency Tass quoted Hui as saying, "We have no intention to yield to the US demands [put forward at the Hanoi summit] in any form, nor are we willing to engage in negotiations of this kind,"
Hui,of Wellesley Avenue, South Belfast, had pleaded guilty to five charges of possessing indecent images of children across the spectrum from the most serious Category A to the least Category C.
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Hui said the introduction of the "Devotee's Pledge", wherein devotees are asked to promise that they will abide by the rules and regulations of being a devotee, as well as help maintain order during the procession, may have contributed to this since this was recited before the procession may have contributed to this.
Ms Sun Hui said that development of the business-to-business contacts between business people of Pakistan and China could help strengthen mutual trade ties.
Nuku and Te Runanga members met with Jackson the week after the hui. Nuku said Jackson had committed to working with Te Runanga to close the pay gap and had already discussed the hui and raised the issue with Labour's Maori caucus.
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