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shil·in

 (shĭl′ĭn)
n.
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[Somali, from English shilling.]
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However, last April, Jumaah suddenly showed up at their home in the Taipei City district of Shilin. Police later found the elderly couple strangled to death with a towel.
allure1In the evening of her birthday, after our sumptuous steak and lobster dinner at the hotel, Mamang, as I fondly call her, did it again in her duster, at Shilin Night Market this time.
Liao was detained on manslaughter charges, according to Taiwan's Shilin District Prosecutors Office.
Police earlier said that the vessel has nine crew members all Chinese Nationals identified as Li Yongping, Captain; Wang Lei, Chief Officer; Zhao Zhaoyin, 2nd officer; Du Zhengxu, Chief Engineer, Cheng Jiaxi, 2nd Engineer; Cai Yueliang, 3rd Engineer; Zhao Xiang, Oiler, Tang Shilin, Du Qincheng, Li Long,and Li Yongjun, all AB (Able Seaman) and Chen Niudi, cook, all with Passport, Visa and Seaman Book.
Hercog (SLO) bt Julia Elbaba (USA); [7] Zarina Diyas (KAZ) bt Sabine Lisicki (GER) 6-1, 6-2; Anhelina Kalinina (UKR) bt Asia Muhammad (USA) 6-3, 6-3; Lucie Hradecka (CZE) bt Eden Silva (GBR) 2-6, 6-2, 6-1; [3] Dalila Jakupovic (SLO) bt Chloe Paquet (FRA) 7-6 (3), 6-3; [11] Lina Zhu (CHN) bt Irina Bara (ROU) 5-7, 6-0, 7-5; [2] Stefanie Voegele (SUI) bt Shilin Xu (CHN) 6-1, 6-0; Jennifer Brady bt Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) 6-2, 7-5; [5] Liudmila Samsonova (RUS) bt Kristyna Pliskova (CZE) 6-4, 6-2; [12] Ivana Jorovic (SRB) bt Valeriya Strakhova (UKR) 6-0, 6-0; Magdalena Frech (POL) bt Darija Jurak (CRO) 6-3, 6-1.
Mohammed Salim al Shihri from Salalah, Shilin Poyyara Balan from Ghala, Abdullah Saleem al Jufaili from Al Hail and a fourth winner from Sohar, all took home the brand televisions.
It is known for its cultural diversity, with 25 ethnic groups and boasting natural wonders, including the magnificent limestone formations in Shilin (Stone Forest), a Unesco World Heritage site, the enchanting Jiu Xiang Cave and colorful Dongchuan Red Land.
The 22-year-old Londoner made a great start to the season by winning four matches at the Brisbane International last week and continued that form with a 7-6 (7/4) 6-1 victory over China's Xu Shilin.
The National Palace Museum in Shilin District is a beautiful piece of architecture that houses awe-inspiring masterpieces of craftsmanship from throughout the decades, while teaching visitors about local customs.
It may not be as popular as Shilin Night Market or Yansan Night Market, but Linjiang is popular among tourists for its lively atmosphere and wide choices of delicacies.
While Shilin Night Market in Taipei is arguably the most well known, a lot of its lustre has dulled after moving into a cramped, underground location more akin to a food court.