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


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