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  *瓶* | 瓶* | *瓶
bottle / vase / pitcher / CL: 個|个 / classifier for wine and liquids
Jinpingmei or the Golden Lotus (1617), Ming dynasty vernacular novel, formerly notorious and banned for its sexual content
bottleneck
bottled
bottle cork / bottle stopper
baby's feeding bottle
Molotov cocktail
bottle / CL: 個|个
HSK 3
flower vase / fig. just a pretty face / CL: 對|对
battery-powered vehicle
bottle opener
gas cylinder / air bottle / air tank (diving)
thermos bottle / vacuum bottle / hot water dispenser (appliance) / CL: 個|个
accumulator / battery (for storing electricity)
plastic bottle
Aquarius (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
bottleneck
retort / bottle with curved neck
medicine bottle
flask
Aquarius (star sign)
ampoule (loanword)
corkage fee
porcelain bottle
laboratory flask
measuring flask / graduated measuring cylinder
(derog.) (of a woman) to bring one's children into a second marriage / children by a previous marriage
to make a breakthrough
lit. to guard one's mouth like a closed bottle (idiom); tight-lipped / reticent / not breathing a word
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *缾* | 缾* | *缾
variant of
dabbler / dilettante who speaks as though he were an expert
Aquarius (constellation and sign of the zodiac) / also called 水瓶座
dripper / pipette
lit. new wine in old bottles; fig. new concepts in an old framework / (loan idiom from Matthew 9:17, but fig. meaning is opposite)
preform
pin (ten-pin bowling)
silver bottle
thermos
message in a bottle
bottle-nosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
old wine in a new bottle (idiom)
ampoule
Jinpingmei or the Golden Lotus (1617), Ming dynasty vernacular novel, formerly notorious and banned for its sexual content
jug
old wine in a new bottle (idiom)
lit. if you tap a half-empty bottle it makes a sound (idiom) / fig. empty vessels make the most noise / one who has a little knowledge likes to show off, but one who is truly knowledgeable is modest
jar / flask / vase / bottle
Erlenmeyer flask
corkscrew
inkstand
infusion bag or bottle (for an IV)
thermos flask or bottle
"infusion clan", patients who prefer medication by drip rather than orally or by injection etc
to put sb on an intravenous drip


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