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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
  *針* | 針* | *針
needle / pin / injection / stitch / CL: ,
knitting / knitted garment
pin / safety pin / clip / brooch / CL:
needle used in embroidery or sewing / acupuncture needle / orange day-lily (Hemerocallis fulva)
silver needle (fine needle used in acupuncture)
focus / direction / purpose / relevance
(vaccine) booster shot
paper clip
hand of a clock / hour hand
auriculotherapy (ear acupuncture)
anticlockwise / counterclockwise
to oppose each other with equal harshness (idiom); tit for tat / measure for measure
needle and thread / needlework
lit. to thread a needle (idiom); fig. to act as a go-between
pointer on a gauge / clock hand / cursor / (computing) pointer
acupuncture and moxibustion / to give or have acupuncture and moxibustion
staple / also written 訂書針|订书针
lightning rod
eye of a needle / pinprick / pinhole
(medicine) sty
lit. to draw blood on the first prick (idiom) / fig. to hit the nail on the head
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
a stitch / surgical stitches
minute hand (of a clock)
to give or have an acupuncture treatment
spicule (in biology) / bone needle (in archaeology)
fluid loaded into a syringe for a hypodermic injection
orange day-lily (Hemerocallis fulva)
immunization injection / fig. forewarning / heads-up / preventive measure
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
lit. to see a gap and stick in a needle (idiom); fig. to make use of every second and every inch
second hand (of a clock)
lit. as if sitting on pins and needles (idiom) / fig. to be in an uncomfortable situation
lit. to fish a needle from the sea / to find a needle in a haystack (idiom)
to faint during acupuncture or injection
crochet hook / crochet needle
to prick with a needle / to treat by acupuncture
stylus (gramophone needle)
to thread a needle
firing pin
needle felting (craft) / piece of felt used as a pincushion
sewing needle
needle-leaved (tree)
needle-leaved forest
needle / hypodermic needle
day lily (Hemerocallis), used in Chinese medicine and cuisine
to do needlework
hand of a clock
paper clip
the eye of a needle
acupuncture needle
general policy / overall guidelines
saury fish (family Scomberesocidae)
flying needle and running seam (idiom); skillful needlework
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 grind an iron bar down to a fine needle (idiom); fig. to persevere in a difficult task / to study diligently
remonstrance / admonition
pinhole camera (for espionage, voyeurism etc)
needle and thread / sewing implements / needlework / (fig.) unimportant thing
acupuncture anesthesia
needle-leaved plant (e.g. pine tree)
acupuncture anesthesia
to thread a needle
to inject poison
(bird species of China) pin-tailed green pigeon (Treron apicauda)
a pull-through to thread a needle / fig. to act as go-between
heart-strengthening shot / fig. a shot in the arm
needlework / sewing
jet injector
needlework / working for a living as a needleworker
major policy of the national government
erhua variant of 針箍|针箍
(bird species of China) northern pintail (Anas acuta)
to leave an inserted needle in place for a period of time (acupuncture)

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