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to give or have an injection
to target / to focus on / to be aimed at or against / in response to
policy / guidelines / CL: 個|个
acupuncture and moxibustion / to give or have acupuncture and moxibustion
second hand (of a clock)
pointer on a gauge / clock hand / cursor / (computing) pointer
focus / direction / purpose / relevance
paper clip
hand of a clock / hour hand
silver needle (fine needle used in acupuncture)
pin / safety pin / clip / brooch / CL:
a stitch / surgical stitches
lit. to thread a needle (idiom); fig. to act as a go-between
eye of a needle / pinprick / pinhole
(medicine) sty
needle-leaved (tree)
sharply opposed to each other, with neither prepared to give an inch (idiom)
to critique / to voice concerns about / ancient form of acupuncture using sharp stones as needles
to oppose each other with equal harshness (idiom); tit for tat / measure for measure
staple (variant of 訂書針|订书针)
needle and thread / needlework
auriculotherapy (ear acupuncture)
lightning rod
lit. to draw blood on the first prick (idiom) / fig. to hit the nail on the head
enoki mushroom (Flammulina velutipes), used in cuisines of Japan, Korea and China, cultivated to be long, thin and white / abbr. to 金菇
minute hand (of a clock)
knitting / knitted garment
fluid loaded into a syringe for a hypodermic injection
immunization injection / fig. forewarning / heads-up / preventive measure
lit. to see a gap and stick in a needle (idiom); fig. to make use of every second and every inch
paper clip
lit. as if sitting on pins and needles (idiom) / fig. to be in an uncomfortable situation
to faint during acupuncture or injection
  *針* | 針* | *針
needle / pin / injection / stitch / CL: ,
to prick with a needle / to treat by acupuncture
orange day-lily (Hemerocallis fulva)
major policy of the national government
needle used in embroidery or sewing / acupuncture needle / orange day-lily (Hemerocallis fulva)
acupuncture anesthesia
needlework / sewing
to do needlework
acupuncture anesthesia
to thread a needle
needle felting (craft) / piece of felt used as a pincushion
needle and thread / sewing implements / needlework / (fig.) unimportant thing
flying needle and running seam (idiom); skillful needlework
lit. to fish a needle from the sea / to find a needle in a haystack (idiom)
stylus (gramophone needle)
needle-leaved forest
hand of a clock
acupuncture needle
sewing needle
general policy / overall guidelines
the eye of a needle
day lily (Hemerocallis), used in Chinese medicine and cuisine
to thread a needle / (fig.) to act as a go-between
knitting needle
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
to give or have an acupuncture treatment
to grind an iron bar down to a fine needle (idiom); fig. to persevere in a difficult task / to study diligently
pinhole camera (for espionage, voyeurism etc)
(bird species of China) northern pintail (Anas acuta)
saury fish (family Scomberesocidae)
to leave an inserted needle in place for a period of time (acupuncture)
firing pin
remonstrance / admonition
to inject poison
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
a policy expressed as an eight-character slogan / (esp.) 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"
(vaccine) booster shot
paper clip
another name for 金箍棒 / (fig.) stabilizing force
wind vane / anemometer / weathercock
heart-strengthening shot / fig. a shot in the arm
to put sb on an intravenous drip
needle / hypodermic needle
(bird species of China) silver-backed needletail (Hirundapus cochinchinensis)
jet injector
(bird species of China) white-throated needletail (Hirundapus caudacutus)
to thread a needle

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