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  *十* | 十* | *十
ten / 10
twelve / 12
eleven / 11
nineteen / 19
thirteen / 13
eighteen / 18
fourteen / 14
fifteen / 15
twenty / 20
sixteen / 16
seventeen / 17
October / tenth month (of the lunar year)
thirty / 30
very / completely / utterly / extremely / absolutely / hundred percent / to divide into ten equal parts
forty / 40
Shiyan prefecture level city in Hubei
hundred thousand
ample / complete / hundred percent / a pure shade (of some color)
eighty / 80
cross road / cross-shaped / crucifix / the character ten
Red Cross
sixty / 60
the twelve constellations on the ecliptic plane / the signs of the zodiac
more than ten / a dozen or more
one billion / giga-
ten items / decathlon (athletics)
December / twelfth month (of the lunar year)
November / eleventh month (of the lunar year)
seventy / 70
the tens place (or column) in the decimal system
the Japanese Twenty-One Demands of 1915
crossroads / intersection
the 24 solar terms, calculated from the position of the sun on the ecliptic, that divide the year into 24 equal periods
20th century
over 20
21st century
Shiyan prefecture level city in Hubei
lit. if one is fake, I shall compensate you for ten of them / fig. (of goods) 100% genuine
several billion
crusaders / army of crusaders / the Crusades
The Thirty-Six Stratagems, a Chinese essay used to illustrate a series of stratagems used in politics, war, and in civil interaction / all the possible schemes and stratagems
October Revolution
complete and beautiful / to be perfect (idiom)
the sixties / the 1960s
the seventies / the 1970s
Ambush from Ten Sides (pipa solo piece) / House of Flying Daggers (2004 movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋)
most urgent / posthaste / express
to put one's palms together (in prayer or greeting)
most likely / mostly (in 8 or 9 cases out of 10) / vast majority
the twelve equatorial constellations or signs of the zodiac in Western astronomy and astrology, namely: Aries 白羊, Taurus 金牛, Gemini 雙子|双子, Cancer 巨蟹, Leo 獅子|狮子, Virgo 室女, Libra 天秤, Scorpio 天蠍|天蝎, Sagittarius 人馬|人马, Capricorn 摩羯, Aquarius 寶瓶|宝瓶, Pisces 雙魚|双鱼
perfect / complete
the Thirteen Confucian Classics, namely: Book of Songs 詩經|诗经, Book of History 尚書|尚书, Rites of Zhou 周禮|周礼, Rites and Ceremonies 儀禮|仪礼, Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记, Book of Changes 易經|易经, Mr Zuo's Annals 左傳|左传, Mr Gongyang's Annals 公羊傳|公羊传, Mr Guliang's Annals 穀梁傳|谷梁传, The Analects 論語|论语, Erya 爾雅|尔雅, Classic of Filial Piety 孝經|孝经, Mencius 孟子
Five Dynasties (907-960) and Ten Kingdoms (902-979), period of political turmoil in ancient China
the Twenty-Four Histories (25 or 26 in modern editions), collection of books on Chinese dynastic history from 3000 BC till 17th century / fig. a long and complicated story
to be a cinch / in the bag / (of a person) confident of success
exceedingly / hundred percent / everything and more
thirty years old and therefore independent (idiom, from Confucius)
Sixteen Kingdoms of Five non-Han people (ruling most of China 304-439) / also written 五胡十六國|五胡十六国
the Ming tombs (mausoleum park of the Ming emperors in Changping district of Beijing)
bright and multicolored / of rich variety / (fig.) dazzling / glitzy
last day of the lunar year / Chinese New Year's Eve
more than ten / a dozen or more
the thirty-two physical characteristics of Buddha
cruciform / cross shape
lit. count by fives and tens (idiom); to narrate systematically and in full detail
decimal / calculations to base 10
three sevens are twenty-one (idiom) / the facts of the matter / the actual situation
Cruciferae or Brassicaceae (taxonomic family including Brassica etc whose flowers have a cross of 4 petals)
twelve divisions of the day of early Chinese and Babylonian timekeeping and astronomy
lit. to hear one and know ten (idiom); fig. explain one thing and (he) understands everything / a word to the wise
wicked beyond redemption (idiom) / heinous
light-years (apart) / a million miles (apart) / (i.e. indicates a huge difference or a huge distance)
all walks of life (idiom) / every trade
Seventeen-Arch Bridge in the Summer Palace 頤和園|颐和园, Beijing
Sixteen Kingdoms of Five non-Han people (ruling most of China 304-439)
lit. ninety li is merely a half of a hundred li journey (idiom) / fig. the closer one is to completing a task, the tougher it gets / a task is not done until it's done
the one who has retreated 50 steps laughs at the one who has retreated 100 steps (idiom) / the pot calls the kettle black
first of October / PRC National Day / same as 國慶|国庆
blackjack (card game)
last day of the lunar year / Chinese New Year's Eve
most likely / mostly (in 8 or 9 cases out of 10) / vast majority
the Crusades / crusaders' eastern expedition
twelve channels of TCM
twenty four dynastic histories (or 25 or 26 in modern editions)
pretty close / very near / about right
to make the sign of the cross / to make a cross (on paper)
ten commandments

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