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gǒu
dog / CL:隻|只[zhi1],條|条[tiao2]
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dōng
winter
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(onomat.) / (phonetic)
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tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1]
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nián
year / CL:個|个[ge4]
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earth / ground / field / place / land / CL:片[pian4]
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son / child / seed / egg / small thing / 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat / Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位[wu3 deng3 jue2 wei4]
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yuè
moon / month / CL:個|个[ge4],輪|轮[lun2]
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to think / to consider
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shuō
to speak / to say / to explain / to scold / to tell off / a theory (usually in compounds such as 日心说 heliocentric theory)
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huì
can / be possible / be able to / will / be likely to / be sure to / to assemble / to meet / to gather / to see / union / group / association / CL:個|个[ge4] / a moment (Taiwan pr. for this sense is [hui3])
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power / force / strength / ability / strenuously
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to hold / to contain / to grasp / to take hold of / handle / particle marking the following noun as a direct object / classifier for objects with handle / classifier for small objects: handful
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tiáo
strip / item / article / clause (of law or treaty) / classifier for long thin things (ribbon, river, road, trousers etc)
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jīn
gold / chemical element Au / generic term for lustrous and ductile metals / money / golden / highly respected / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1]

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