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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)
the hottest period of the year / see 三伏天
to ambush / to lie in wait for / to lie low / ambush
three periods forming the hottest periods of summer, from mid-July to mid-August, namely: 初伏 (mid-July), 中伏 (late July to early August), 末伏 (mid-August)
to hide / to cover up / to conceal
ambush / to ambush
Fuxi or Fu Hsi, legendary Chinese emperor, trad. 2852-2738 BC, mythical creator of fishing, trapping and writing
danger lurks on every side (idiom)
Lord Voldemort (Harry Potter)
foreshadowing (literary device)
volt (loanword)
foreshadowing (literary device) / foretaste of material to come (in essay or story)
to lie prostrate
volt-ampere (measure of apparent power in alternating current circuits)
vodka (loanword)
to subdue a tiger / fig. to prevail over sinister forces
kilovolt
Ambush from Ten Sides (pipa solo piece) / House of Flying Daggers (2004 movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋)
end of 三伏 (the hottest period of the year)
first of three 10 day periods of hot season
to prepare an ambush / to waylay
to bend over one's desk (writing, studying, taking a nap etc)
to vanquish dragons and tigers (idiom)
incubation period (of disease)
hibernation / living in seclusion
to crouch / to lie prone
last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏, three hottest periods of the year
Volgograd, Russian city on the Volga River 伏爾加河|伏尔加河
one climax follows another (of thrilling story)
to lie prostrate
Amedeo Avogadro (1776-1856), Italian scientist
lit. an old steed in the stable still aspires to gallop 1000 miles (idiom); fig. aged person with great aspirations
to be executed
electron volt (unit of energy used in particle physics, approximately 10⁻¹⁹ joules)
Voltaire (1694-1778), Enlightenment philosopher
Avogadro's number (chemistry)
(of cereal crops) to collapse and lie flat
Volga River
variant of 壓服|压服
middle ten days of July, the first of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year
to crouch low and bend forward (esp. in hiding or in wait)
lying down / to lie prostrate / prone
photovoltaic device (e.g. solar cell)
Funiu mountain range in southwest Henan, an eastern extension of Qinling range 秦嶺山脈|秦岭山脉, Shaanxi
to be executed
to subdue / to vanquish / to tame
to hide / to lie low
lit. an old steed in the stable still aspires to gallop 1000 miles (idiom); fig. old people may still cherish high aspirations
Voodoo
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
hidden troops / ambush
variant of 服輸|服输
Fu Mingxia (1978-), Chinese diving champion
nocturnal / to hide by day and come out at night
middle ten days of August, the last of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year
electronvolt (eV)
thoughts surging in one's mind (idiom) / different thoughts coming to mind
Kliment Voroshilov (1881-1969), Soviet politician and military commander
same as 中伏, last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏, three hottest periods of the year
voltmeter
to obey / faithfully following instructions / to admit guilt
hidden genius (idiom)
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)
giga electron volt GeV (unit of energy equal to 1.6 x 10⁻¹⁰ joules)
mega electron volt (MeV) (unit of energy equal to 1.6 x 10⁻¹³ joules)
tribe of the Xianbei 鮮卑|鲜卑 nomadic people
variant of 伏羲
variant of 服侍
summer flood
nucleus accumbens (anatomy)
same as 三伏天, three periods forming the hottest periods of summer, from mid-July to mid-August, namely: 初伏 (mid-July), 中伏 (late July to early August), 末伏 (mid-August)
variant of 服辯|服辩
to curl up / to lie with knees drawn up / to huddle up
to travel at night and lie low by day (idiom)
to overpower / to overwhelm / to subdue / to check / to control
hidden stream / ground stream
to crouch (of animal)
to pacify / to calm / calm / quiet / to lie on one's belly
to crouch / to crawl / to creep
pushup (exercise)
to lie prostrate / to prostrate oneself (in veneration)
three periods forming the hottest periods of summer, from mid-July to mid-August, namely: 初伏 (mid-July), 中伏 (late July to early August), 末伏 (mid-August)
variant of 服罪
variant of 收服


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