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dust
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  *塵* | 塵* | *塵
dust / dirt / earth
to eliminate dust (i.e. filter out suspended particles)
airborne sand and dust
mundane world (in religious context) / this mortal coil
dust fall / fallout (volcanic, nuclear etc) / particulate matter
smoke and dust / air pollution
dust / airborne powder / solid particulate matter
the world of mortals (Buddhism) / human society / worldly affairs
horsetail whisk / duster
dust fall / fallout (volcanic, nuclear etc) / particulate matter
to see through the world of mortals (idiom, of Buddhist monk) / disillusioned with human society / to reject the world for a monastic life
windblown dust / hardships of travel / vicissitudes of life / prostitution
dust (floating in the air or settled on a surface) / large amount of airborne sand and dust, such as during a sandstorm
to wash off dust
the past / impurity contracted previously (in the sentient world) (Buddhism)
lit. trailing dust / fig. sb's footsteps / course in life
dust / (Buddhism) minutest particle of matter
speck of dust / fine dust
outstanding / above the common / out of the ordinary
the dust of a long journey
to gather dust
floating dust / atmospheric particles
lit. with a face full of dust / showing the hardships of travel (idiom)
to live an exhausting journey
variant of 逸塵|逸尘
to follow in other people's footsteps


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