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  *墙* | 墙* | *墙
variant of 牆|墙, wall
  *墙* | 墙* | *墙
wall / CL: ,
firewall / CL:
facade / external wall
curtain wall (architecture)
perimeter wall / fence / CL:
lit. to climb over the wall / fig. to breach the Great Firewall of China
city wall
to climb a wall / (fig.) to be unfaithful
lit. Buddha jumps over the wall, name for a Chinese dish that uses many non-vegetarian ingredients
crenelated parapet wall
lit. the red apricot tree leans over the garden wall (idiom) / fig. a wife having an illicit lover
whitewashed wall / to whitewash a wall
wall (soccer)
parapet / defensive wall / breastwork
Berlin Wall
a cornered dog will jump over the wall (idiom) / to be driven to desperate action
to paper a wall
Western Wall, or Wailing Wall (Jerusalem)
lit. pull down the east wall to repair the west wall (idiom); fig. temporary expedient / Rob Peter to pay Paul
Wailing Wall, or Western Wall (Jerusalem)
(literary) screen wall shielding an entrance in traditional Chinese architecture
lit. windbreak / fig. protector
Democracy Wall (1978-1989), esp. during the Beijing Spring democracy movement
(computing) paywall (loanword)
plastered masonry wall
unplastered masonry wall
(idiom) no secret can be kept forever
useless (idiom) / worthless / inept
to sit on the fence / to take both sides in a dispute
internecine strife (idiom); fighting among oneself
cavity wall / hollow wall
crenelated parapet wall
Berlin Wall
lit. to lead the water through the wall / to ask for trouble (idiom)

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