Pronunciation: (shang'hī, shang-hī'),[key] —v.t.,-haied, -hai•ing.Naut. to enroll or obtain (a sailor) for the crew of a ship by unscrupulous means, as by force or the use of liquor or drugs.
Pronunciation: (shang-hī'; Chin. shäng'hī'),[key] —n. 1. Pinyin,Wade-Giles.a seaport and municipality in E China, near the mouth of the Chang Jiang. 10,820,000.
2. a type of long-legged chicken believed to be of Asian origin.