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HSK
time / length of time / moment / period
HSK 1
climate / atmosphere / situation / CL: 種|种
HSK 4
to give one's respects / to send a greeting / (fig.) (coll.) to make offensive reference to (somebody dear to the person to whom one is speaking)
HSK 5
candidate (attributive)
HSK 6
to wait / to wait for
HSK 6
when? / at what time?
sometimes / at times
sometimes
in one's childhood
when the moment comes / at that time
at that time
candidate / CL:
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  *候* | 候* | *候
to wait / to inquire after / to watch / season / climate / (old) period of five days
climate change
in ancient times / in olden days
weather
to wait to fill a vacancy / reserve (candidate) / alternate / substitute
to wait for / to expect / to keep watch / to watch over / to nurse
to serve / to wait upon
to wait one's turn
migratory bird
to look forward to sth / to wait respectfully
waiting room (for train, bus etc)
microclimate / fig. local situation
(coll.) hard to please / high-maintenance
climatology
heat control / maturity / crucial moment
release from custody, subject to provision of a surety, pending investigation (PRC)
awaiting trial
to wait for (orders, a decision, a judgment)
global climate
continental climate
maritime climate
bus shelter
illness / disease
being late is not acceptable (idiom)
airport terminal
natural phenomena of a seasonal nature
global warming
syndrome
waiting to see a doctor / awaiting treatment
won't get far / unlikely to be successful
to serve / to wait upon
seasonal insect (e.g. cicada)
climatic conditions / atmospheric conditions
until this moment
a climatologist
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
season / time of year
(of an actor, athlete etc) to prepare to make one's entrance / to wait in the wings
waiting list
sign / indication / symptom
political climate
to wait for a train or bus
the study of seasonal phenomena (flouring, migration etc)
season
atmosphere
to reconnoiter / to scout / scout
to quietly wait
airport lounge
waiting room (at clinic, hospital)
paleoclimatology
to thank sb for favor or hospitality
climate warming
-elect / designate / (i.e. elected or appointed but not yet installed)
to await (your) gracious presence
to await orders / to be on call
the world's first seismograph invented by Zhang Heng 张衡 in 132
erhua variant of 小時候|小时候
global warming
to respectfully await / to look forward to
opening hours (shop, bank, restaurant)
don't act until the time is ripe (idiom)
Chinese restaurant syndrome
cooling / a cold spell
to wait (literary)
waiting for a vacancy
all-weather
Gilbert's syndrome
chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)
carpal tunnel syndrome (pain in the hands due to pressure on the median nerve) / median neuropathy at the wrist


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