Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China


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two / both / some / a few / tael, unit of weight equal to 50 grams (modern) or 1⁄16 of a catty (old)
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two or three
silver currency / currency of the Qing dynasty based on the silver tael 兩|两
weight / (fig.) importance
in twos and threes
(Cantonese cuisine) zhaliang, rice noodle rolls 腸粉|肠粉 stuffed with youtiao 油條|油条
not much to choose between the two / tweedledum and tweedledee
Chinese unit of weight equivalent to 50 grams
lit. 300 silver taels not hidden here (idiom); fig. to reveal what one intends to hide
British imperial ounce (old)
hectogram
to haggle over every ounce (idiom) / to to fuss over minor points / to be particular about sth
punctilious / clear and detailed
scatter-brained / thoughtless


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