Actually I have no idea what this is and was hoping someone else would. Doesn't appear in any dictionary I can find. Usage (from a nursing education book discussion about disclosure of terminal illness):
"the truth (about patient's own condition) could be told vaguely, partially; could be understood without telling, by context and hints; or could be known by nunchi." (italics added)
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- Grand Panjandrum
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skinem wrote:Sluggo, sounds similar to our "body language"-
Korean--essentially means listening and understanding the mood and signals of the other person.
Thanks skinny, that fits. Didn't think of lighting up the old Wikipaedia.
I wooda thought they'd have put a foreign word in itals- that threw me off.
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