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cave / hole / zero (unambiguous spoken form when spelling out numbers) / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
cavity / empty / vacuous
HSK 6
leak / hole / gap / loophole
to clearly understand
to see clearly
small hole in an object
(astronomy) black hole
paradise / heavenly or beautiful place / fairyland
secret inner room / bridal room
cavern / cave
imaginative / to have one's mind buzzing with ideas
cave / cavern
passageway / archway
insight / to see clearly
insight
Hongtong county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
wind tunnel
bridal room and ornamented candles / wedding festivities (idiom)
yaodong (a kind of cave dwelling in the Loess Plateau in northwest China) / CL:
Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳, Hunan
cave mouth / tunnel entrance
karst cave
cave / natural cavern (in limestone)
place of charm and beauty / scenery of exceptional charm / completely different world
Dontou county in Wenzhou 溫州|温州, Zhejiang
Dongkou county in Shaoyang 邵陽|邵阳, Hunan
(of an argument, theory etc) full of flaws (idiom)
cave / pit / (coll.) greenhouse
to blow people's minds with highly imaginative, bizarre ideas
wedding night
disturbing the privacy of bridal room (Chinese custom where guests banter with and play pranks on the newlyweds)
culvert
Zhang Zhidong (1837-1909), prominent politician in late Qing
a cave
a hole
Hongtong county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
to penetrate / to pierce / to see clearly / to have an insight into
bottomless pit
to bore / to burrow / to crawl through a tunnel
to dig a hole
lit. to pull a snake from its hole / to expose a malefactor (idiom)
worm-hole (in cosmology and science fiction)
cave dwelling / legendary abode of immortals
Crocs shoes (or any similar shoe)
white hole (cosmology)
Lü Dongbin (796-), Tang Dynasty scholar, one of the Eight Immortals 八仙
tunnel
cave with a waterfall at its mouth
cave / cavern
empty cave, nothing there (idiom); devoid of substance / nothing new to show
pitch-dark
Renzidong palaeolithic archaeological site at Fanchang 繁昌, Anhui
cave holding scripture depository, part of Mogao cave complex 莫高窟, Dunhuang 敦煌
to be wide open
a dog biting Lü Dongbin (idiom) / to ill reward a person's kindness
mouse hole
hole in ice / crevasse
variant of 涵洞
Buddhist grottos
(golf) hole in one
Dontou county in Wenzhou 溫州|温州, Zhejiang
to punch a hole / to drill a hole / to dig a hole / to burrow
hole / pit / pothole
hole
lit. to see sth as clearly as one sees a blazing fire (idiom) / fig. to grasp the situation thoroughly
to examine deeply / to inspect closely
hole due to dental caries
zero-day vulnerability (computing)
lienteric diarrhea (TCM)
cavity / pit
to see everything clearly
pierced ear
pierce
Kezil thousand-Buddha grotto in Baicheng 拜城, Aksu 阿克蘇地區|阿克苏地区, Xinjiang
cavern
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); a stitch in time saves nine
Rodong or Nodong, series of North Korean medium-range missiles
electron hole (physics)
tunnel / cave / burrow / dugout
Taepodong, North Korean rocket series
empty / deserted
the Bezeklik Thousand Buddha Caves, in the Turpan Basin, Xinjiang
Kumutula thousand-Buddha grotto in Kuqa, Xinjiang
If you don't plug the small hole, the big hole will be hard to repair (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
hole in one (golf)
A small hole not plugged will make you suffer a big hole (idiom); A stitch in time saves nine.
a small hole not plugged will give you grief when it gets bigger (idiom) / a stitch in time saves nine
keyhole
A small hole not plugged will sink a great ship.
grotto
Dongting Lake in northeast Hunan province
olm (Proteus anguinus)
empty / hollow / lacking in substance
air-raid shelter


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