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qi

 (chē)
n.
Variant of chi2.

qi

(tʃiː)
n
(Alternative Belief Systems) a variant of chi2

Qi

(also known as Chi or Ki) In Chinese medicine this is the life energy force which flows around the body via meridians, or energy lines and is the equivalent of the Indian ojas.
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Noun1.Qi - the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all thingsqi - the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
vim, vitality, energy - a healthy capacity for vigorous activity; "jogging works off my excess energy"; "he seemed full of vim and vigor"
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The private letter rulings above show that intermediaries may perform a variety of services and functions without disqualifying their status as QIs or EATs, as long as they can be reasonably related to facilitating exchange transactions under IRC section 1031.
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QIS is a technology-based reinsurance trade fulfillment system which provides a secure, structured electronic service, and facilitates transaction workflow, the production of documentation and effective management information to local, regional and global insurance firms.
James Sutherland has been instrumental in the establishment of QIS, and his wealth of knowledge both of the international insurance and reinsurance industry, the needs and expectations of firms seeking new markets and the ambitions of Qatar in becoming the hub for insurance and reinsurance in the region makes him an ideal candidate for this important post," said Abdulrahman Al Shaibi, chairman of QIS, and a non-executive director of the QFC Authority.
This QI is not risk-adjusted, and the denominator is all residents who did not have a fracture on the previous assessment.
To qualify, proceeds from an asset sale must be deposited with a QI until such time that a replacement asset is acquired or an associated liability is relieved.
To be useful for future public reporting and current regulatory and quality monitoring functions, QIs must meet certain measurement criteria including content validity, consistency over time periods, and validity in terms of representing quality within certain domains of care.
Glitches delayed some states' data production, and the match-up between the QIs, MDS, and resident census data can be poor.