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to move up and down / to undulate / ups and downs
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to lean over / to fall (go down) / to hide (in ambush) / to conceal oneself / to lie low / hottest days of summer / to submit / to concede defeat / to overcome / to subdue / volt
photovoltaic (e.g. cell)
see 三伏
to ambush / to lie in wait for / to lie low / ambush
to hide / to cover up / to conceal
to vanquish dragons and tigers (idiom)
the three annual periods of hot weather, namely 初伏, 中伏 and 末伏, which run consecutively over a period from mid-July to late August
up here, down there (idiom); to rise and fall in succession / no sooner one subsides, the next arises / repeating continuously / occurring again and again (of applause, fires, waves, protests, conflicts, uprisings etc)
hibernation / living in seclusion
ambush / to ambush
Fuxi or Fu Hsi, legendary Chinese emperor, trad. 2852-2738 BC, mythical creator of fishing, trapping and writing
vodka (loanword)
danger lurks on every side (idiom)
volt (loanword)
Lord Voldemort (Harry Potter)
foreshadowing (literary device) / foretaste of material to come (in essay or story)
hidden troops / ambush
(of cereal crops) to collapse and lie flat
to bend over one's desk (writing, studying, taking a nap etc)
one climax follows another (of thrilling story)
see 初伏
to subdue a tiger / fig. to prevail over sinister forces
to lie prostrate
to be executed
lit. an old steed in the stable still aspires to gallop 1000 miles (idiom); fig. aged person with great aspirations
kilovolt
Voltaire (1694-1778), Enlightenment philosopher
volt-ampere (measure of apparent power in alternating current circuits)
to prepare an ambush / to waylay
to crouch / to lie prone
the first of the three annual periods of hot weather (三伏), which typically begins in mid-July and lasts 10 days
to be executed
Volga River
to crouch low and bend forward (esp. in hiding or in wait)
Ambush from Ten Sides (pipa solo piece) / House of Flying Daggers (2004 movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋)
Volgograd, Russian city on the Volga River 伏爾加河|伏尔加河
lit. an old steed in the stable still aspires to gallop 1000 miles (idiom); fig. old people may still cherish high aspirations
to overpower / to overwhelm / to subdue / to check / to control
to lie prostrate
the second of the three annual periods of hot weather (三伏), which begins in late July and lasts either 10 or 20 days, depending on the Chinese calendar in that year
to be ambushed
foreshadowing (literary device)
lying down / to lie prostrate / prone
Amedeo Avogadro (1776-1856), Italian scientist
mega electron volt (MeV) (unit of energy equal to 1.6 x 10⁻¹³ joules)
photovoltaic device (e.g. solar cell)
to hide / to lie low
Avogadro's number (chemistry)
to subdue / to vanquish / to tame
nocturnal / to hide by day and come out at night
electron volt (unit of energy used in particle physics, approximately 10⁻¹⁹ joules)
nucleus accumbens (anatomy)
to mark the start of the hottest period of the year, known as 三伏天
giga electron volt GeV (unit of energy equal to 1.6 x 10⁻¹⁰ joules)
thoughts surging in one's mind (idiom) / different thoughts coming to mind
to curl up / to lie with knees drawn up / to huddle up
variant of 服輸|服输
summer flood
Voodoo
variant of 服辯|服辩
the third of the three annual periods of hot weather (三伏), which typically runs over the middle ten days of August
to come to the end of the hottest period of the year (known as 三伏)
hidden stream / ground stream
to pacify / to calm / calm / quiet / to lie on one's belly
variant of 壓服|压服
to crouch / to crawl / to creep
to crouch (of animal)
Fuxi or Fu Hsi, legendary Chinese emperor 2852-2738 BC, mythical creator of fishing, trapping, and writing
to lie in wait / to ambush / to conceal sth
see 三伏
tribe of the Xianbei 鮮卑|鲜卑 nomadic people
variant of 服侍
pushup (exercise)
to lie prostrate / to prostrate oneself (in veneration)
Fu Mingxia (1978-), Chinese diving champion
Funiu mountain range in southwest Henan, an eastern extension of Qinling range 秦嶺山脈|秦岭山脉, Shaanxi
voltmeter
variant of 伏羲
variant of 服罪
Kliment Voroshilov (1881-1969), Soviet politician and military commander
hidden genius (idiom)
to travel at night and lie low by day (idiom)
variant of 收服
to obey / faithfully following instructions / to admit guilt
incubation period (of disease)
electronvolt (eV)


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