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HSK
corrosion / to corrode (degrade chemically) / to rot / corruption
HSK 6
anti-corruption
corruption / to corrupt / to rot / rotten
HSK 6
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decay / rotten
tofu / bean curd
HSK 5
rotproof / antiseptic / anti-corrosion
corruption
to rot / to putrefy / (fig.) corrupt
HSK 6
proof against corrosion
preservative / antiseptic
to fight corruption and advocate probity
to oppose corruption / anti-graft (measures, policy etc)
jellied tofu / soft bean curd
stinky tofu / strong-smelling preserved beancurd / fig. rough exterior but lovable person
to fight corruption and forestall moral degeneration
roll of dried tofu strips
okara (i.e. soy pulp, a by-product of making soymilk or tofu)
rotten / decayed / decadent / degenerate
HSK 6
a corrosive (chemical)
perishable
pickled tofu
fujoshi (woman who likes mangas about male homosexual love)
home-style tofu
pedantic / trite / inflexible / adherence to old ideas
the crime of corruption
corruption
rot
to eat tofu / to flirt / to tease
scavenger
outmoded / decadent / decaying
lit. to change something rotten into something magical (idiom)
trite / clichéd / empty and trite / banality / platitude
UK (slang term reflecting a perception of UK as decadent for its attitudes toward homosexuality)
rotting flesh / carrion
rotten (smell) / stinking / putrid
jerry-built building project / lit. built on soybean dregs
mapo tofu / stir-fried beancurd in chili sauce
hasty men don't get to eat hot tofu (idiom) / one just has to be patient / haste will ruin everything
to have a sharp tongue but a soft heart (idiom)
humic acid
humus (topsoil of decayed vegetation)
flowing water does not rot
putrid belching (medical term)
lit. flowing water does not rot, nor a door-hinge rust (idiom) / fig. constant activity prevents decay
anti-corruption
Isohumosols (Chinese Soil Taxonomy)
putrid belching with regurgitation of stomach acid (medical term)
four seasons beancurd
fermented bean curd
castration (a form of punishment during the Han period)
belching of sour putrid gas (medical term)
to rot / to decay / to become corrupt
to detest sth or sb to the utmost extreme (idiom)
lit. like tofu strung on horsetail, you can't lift it / fig. let's not talk of this (pun on )
fish brings heat, meat brings phlegm, vegetables and tofu keep you healthy
Cymbidium macrorrhizum Lindl.
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd / fig. to bully the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
putrid belching (medical term)
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd, a bully picks the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
lit. knife mouth but heart of bean curd; sharp tongue concealing a caring heart
almond junket
to grumble / to chatter away incessantly
corruption
fermented soybean curd
mulch


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