chiao


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chiao

 (chyou)
n. pl. chiao
Variant of jiao.

chiao

(dʒaʊ)
n
1. (Currencies) a Chinese monetary unit equal to one-tenth of a yuan
2. (Other Non-Christian Religions) (in Taoism) religion
3. a ceremony of cosmic regeneration practised by Taoist priests
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National Yang-Ming University (NYMU) and Chiao Tung University (NCTU) will decide whether to merge together as National Yang-Ming and Chiao Tung University (YMCT) later in September.
During his visit, Laadhari discussed with Chinese Transport Minister Lee Chiao Beng several issues related to the development of bilateral cooperation, increasing Chinese investments in Tunisia and opportunities for expanding bilateral cooperation, particularly projects carried out under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP).
"I'm really excited to see where this program will go," senior Melinda Chiao told The Orange County Register, "and what students my age will accomplish in the future."
Ann Chiao joined OMRF's Aging and Metabolism Research Program from the University of Washington in Seattle.
The police said Nestor Chiao, 27, a native of San Joaquin, Iloilo City, had multiple stab wounds in the body.
The owners, Danny and Amy Chiao, are very active in the Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce and supportive of local charities.
He is a chair professor at National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan, a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, The Optical Society and the Society for Information Display and a board member of Young Optics and Focal Tech.
Leroy Chiao, a former US astronaut who flew on four space missions, told CNN he would be "surprised if any major pieces survived the re-entry, as the Tiangong-1 was not that big of a spacecraft as they go, and it did not have a heat shield." Anything that did make it through the atmosphere "will be at the bottom of the ocean by now," he added.
In the mid-1990s, Taiwanese architect and urban designer Sean Chiao and his company were tasked to change the original master plan of Bonifacio Global City (BGC).
The Soyuz TMA-5 spacecraft carrying Shapripov, cosmonaut Yuri Shargin and NASA astronaut Leroy Chiao lifted off from the Baikonour cosmodrome on 14 October 2004 at 03:06 UTC.
NATIONAL CHIAO TUNG UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF ELECTROPHYSICS CO-DEVELOPERS: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, MECHANICAL AND MECHATRONICS SYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORIES, NATIONAL NANO DEVICE LABORATORIES
A team of banking professionals - Scott Kelley, Karl Chiao, Scott Klor and Annabeth Dugger - will join the loan production office, located at Spring Valley Center in Dallas, Texas.