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to move up and down / to undulate / ups and downs
to hide / to cover up / to conceal
  *伏* | 伏* | *伏
surname Fu
  *伏* | 伏* | *伏
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
to ambush / to lie in wait for / to lie low / ambush
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)
the third of the three annual periods of hot weather (三伏), which typically runs over the middle ten days of August
hibernation / living in seclusion
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
danger lurks on every side (idiom)
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
the first of the three annual periods of hot weather (三伏), which typically begins in mid-July and lasts 10 days
to curl up / to lie with knees drawn up / to huddle up
Ambush from Ten Sides (pipa solo piece) / House of Flying Daggers (2004 movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋)
to overpower / to overwhelm / to subdue / to check / to control
(of cereal crops) to collapse and lie flat
to prepare an ambush / to waylay
one climax follows another (of thrilling story)
to lie prostrate
see 初伏
to mark the start of the hottest period of the year, known as 三伏天
to hide / to lie low
to subdue / to vanquish / to tame
to come to the end of the hottest period of the year (known as 三伏)
to crouch low and bend forward (esp. in hiding or in wait)
to pacify / to calm / calm / quiet / to lie on one's belly
thoughts surging in one's mind (idiom) / different thoughts coming to mind
to crouch / to lie prone
variant of 壓服|压服
to crouch (of animal)
tribe of the Xianbei 鮮卑|鲜卑 nomadic people
mega electron volt (MeV) (unit of energy equal to 1.6 x 10⁻¹³ joules)
photovoltaic (e.g. cell)
to crouch / to crawl / to creep
giga electron volt GeV (unit of energy equal to 1.6 x 10⁻¹⁰ joules)
to travel at night and lie low by day (idiom)
to lie in wait / to ambush / to conceal sth
variant of 收服
to obey / faithfully following instructions / to admit guilt
electron volt (unit of energy used in particle physics, approximately 10⁻¹⁹ joules)

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