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  *魚* | 魚* | *魚
fish / CL: 條|条,
  *尾* | 尾* | *尾
tail / remainder / remnant / extremity / sixth of the 28 constellations / classifier for fish
  *尾* | 尾* | *尾
horse's tail / pointed posterior section of a locust etc
  *巴* | 巴* | *巴
to long for / to wish / to cling to / to stick to / sth that sticks / close to / next to / spread open / informal abbr. for bus 巴士 / bar (unit of pressure) / nominalizing suffix on certain nouns, such as 尾巴, tail
Huwei town in Yunlin county 雲林縣|云林县, Taiwan
ending / coda / to wind up
tail / colloquial pr. [yi3 ba5]
end credits (of a movie etc) / ending (of a movie etc)
a year-end dinner for employees
mining waste / waste remaining after processing ore / tailings
coda / epilogue / end
exhaust (i.e. waste gas from engine) / emissions
Mawei district of Fuzhou city 福州市, Fujian
ponytail (hairstyle) / horse's tail / slender fibers like horse's tail (applies to various plants)
Huwei town in Yunlin county 雲林縣|云林县, Taiwan
last page
final sound of a syllable / rhyme (e.g. in European languages)
Tienwei township in Changhua county 彰化縣|彰化县, Taiwan
tail light (on vehicle)
wake (trailing behind a ship, airplane etc) / slipstream
balance (money remaining due)
cocktail (loanword)
remainder (after rounding a number) / decimal part (of number after the decimal point) / mantissa (i.e. fractional part of common logarithm in math.) / small change / balance (of an account)
tail / end / small change / odd sum remaining after large round number
Haifeng county in Shanwei 汕尾, Guangdong
Mawei district of Fuzhou city 福州市, Fujian
to tail behind / to tag along / to follow on the heels of
to copulate (of animals) / to mate
from start to finish / from head to tail / the whole (thing)
drifting (motorsport)
Tienwei township in Changhua county 彰化縣|彰化县, Taiwan
outer corner of the eye
to wind up / to bring to an end / to finish
back part / rear or tail section
to dock / to trim (esp. the tail of an animal)
nine-tailed fox (mythological creature)
empennage (of an aircraft) / fletching (of an arrow) / fins (of a missile, rocket etc) / rear spoiler (of a car)
hair ends
Iricdaceae, the iris family
Shanwei prefecture level city in Guangdong
where there's a start, there's a finish (idiom); to finish once one starts sth / to carry things through / I started, so I'll finish.
end of the year
(bird species of China) black drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus)
slag heap / dump of mining waste
sage (Salvia officinalis)
appendicitis (medicine)
wrinkles of the skin / crow's feet
unfinished / incomplete
end of the month
iris (family Iridaceae)
head and tail
Lufeng county level city in Shanwei, Guangdong 汕尾
lit. fox's tail (idiom); visible sign of evil intentions / to reveal one's evil nature / evidence that reveals the villain
the rear (tail) of a plane etc
appendix / vermiform appendix (anatomy)
lit. tiger's head, snake's tail (idiom); fig. a strong start but weak finish
(coll.) lowest-ranking (student, participant etc) / to rank at the bottom of the list / to finish last
top of streets, bottom of alleys (idiom); everywhere in the city
coccyx / tailbone
tail or caudal fin
end / tip / extremity
Owari or Owari-no-kuni, Japanese fiefdom during 11th-15th century, current Aichi prefecture around Nagoya
afraid of the head, terrified of the tail (idiom); ever fearful and nervous / afraid of the slightest thing
pig's tail (meat)
back of the line / last one in line
back end of a ship / aft
to nod one's head and wag one's tail (idiom) / to be well pleased with oneself / to have a lighthearted air
swallow tail butterfly (family Papilionidae)
Zhang Chunfan (-1935), late Qing novelist, author of The Nine-tailed Turtle 九尾龜|九尾龟
lit. to use a dog's tail as a substitute for sable fur (idiom) / fig. a worthless sequel to a masterpiece
large tail obstructs action (idiom); bottom heavy / fig. rendered ineffective by subordinates
(bird species of China) greater racket-tailed drongo (Dicrurus paradiseus)
acute appendicitis (medicine)
to hide the head and show the tail (idiom); to give a partial account / half-truths
to complete the last stage of work / to round off
coccyx / tailbone
Lufeng county level city in Shanwei 汕尾, Guangdong
Haifeng county in Shanwei 汕尾, Guangdong
the rhyming part of a syllable / in a Chinese syllable, the medial vowel plus final consonant (if any)
to leave loose ends / to leave matters unresolved
to start but not finish (idiom); to fail to carry things through / lack of sticking power / short attention span
Wei Sheng (legendary character who waited for his love under a bridge until he was drowned in the surging waters) / sb who keeps to their word no matter what
to tuck one's tail between one's legs / fig. to back down / in a humiliating situation
lit. a tortoise laughing at a soft-shelled turtle for having no tail (idiom) / fig. the pot calling the kettle black
(bird species of China) brown shrike (Lanius cristatus)
(aviation) tailfin / vertical stabilizer
to have one's tail between one's legs
lit. rat's tail; fig. a follower of inferior stature
Matsuo (Japanese surname and place name)
Luhe county in Shanwei 汕尾, Guangdong

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