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policy / guidelines / CL: 個|个
to target / to focus on / to be aimed at or against / in response to
  *针* | 针* | *针
needle / pin / injection / stitch / CL: ,
focus / direction / purpose / relevance
knitting / knitted garment
acupuncture and moxibustion / to give or have acupuncture and moxibustion
pointer on a gauge / clock hand / cursor / (computing) pointer
hand of a clock / hour hand
needle used in embroidery or sewing / acupuncture needle / orange day-lily (Hemerocallis fulva)
to give or have an injection
enoki mushroom (Flammulina velutipes, Japanese えのき enokitake), used in cuisines of Japan, Korea and China, cultivated to be long, thin and white / abbr. to 金菇
immunization injection / fig. forewarning / heads-up / preventive measure
to oppose each other with equal harshness (idiom); tit for tat / measure for measure
lightning rod
pin / safety pin / clip / brooch / CL:
anticlockwise / counterclockwise
needle-leaved (tree)
second hand (of a clock)
fluid loaded into a syringe for a hypodermic injection
to prick with a needle / to treat by acupuncture
minute hand (of a clock)
major policy of the national government
lit. to thread a needle (idiom); fig. to act as a go-between
crochet hook / crochet needle
lit. to draw blood on the first prick (idiom) / fig. to hit the nail on the head
eye of a needle / pinprick / pinhole
(medicine) sty
a stitch / surgical stitches
needle and thread / needlework
lit. to see a gap and stick in a needle (idiom); fig. to make use of every second and every inch
silver needle (fine needle used in acupuncture)
general policy / overall guidelines
saury fish (family Scomberesocidae)
to give or have an acupuncture treatment
hand of a clock
needle / hypodermic needle
lit. to fish a needle from the sea / to find a needle in a haystack (idiom)
needle-leaved forest
paper clip
to put sb on an intravenous drip
heart-strengthening shot / fig. a shot in the arm
auriculotherapy (ear acupuncture)
to critique / to voice concerns about / ancient form of acupuncture using sharp stones as needles
lit. as if sitting on pins and needles / fig. to be in an uncomfortable situation
(on) pins and needles / uncomfortable situation / on tenterhooks
another name for 金箍棒 / (fig.) stabilizing force
jet injector
sharply opposed to each other, with neither prepared to give an inch (idiom)
to leave an inserted needle in place for a period of time (acupuncture)
wind vane / anemometer / weathercock
firing pin
to inject poison
acupuncture needle
paper clip
to faint during acupuncture or injection
lit. a needle concealed in silk floss (idiom) / fig. ruthless character behind a gentle appearance / a wolf in sheep's clothing / an iron fist in a velvet glove
staple / also written 訂書針|订书针
day lily (Hemerocallis), used in Chinese medicine and cuisine
flying needle and running seam (idiom); skillful needlework
needlework / sewing
stylus (gramophone needle)
knitting needle
to grind an iron bar down to a fine needle (idiom); fig. to persevere in a difficult task / to study diligently
needle and thread / sewing implements / needlework / (fig.) unimportant thing
to do needlework
needlework / working for a living as a needleworker
sewing needle
acupuncture anesthesia
acupuncture anesthesia
the eight-character slogan for the economic policy proposed by 李富春 in 1961: 調整鞏固充實提高|调整巩固充实提高 "adjust, consolidate, enrich and improve" / a policy expressed as an eight-character slogan
If you work at it hard enough, you can grind an iron bar into a needle. / cf idiom 磨杵成針|磨杵成针, to grind an iron bar down to a fine needle (idiom); fig. to persevere in a difficult task / to study diligently
the eye of a needle
spicule (in biology) / bone needle (in archaeology)
orange day-lily (Hemerocallis fulva)
(bird species of China) northern pintail (Anas acuta)
paper clip
pinhole camera (for espionage, voyeurism etc)
needle-leaved plant (e.g. pine tree)

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