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dust
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  *尘* | 尘* | *尘
dust / dirt / earth
vacuum cleaner / dust catcher
dust
to eliminate dust (i.e. filter out suspended particles)
the world of mortals (Buddhism) / human society / worldly affairs
covered in dust / dusty / lying unused for a long time
dust / airborne powder / solid particulate matter
"Red Poppies", novel by 阿來|阿来
lit. the dust has settled (idiom) / fig. to get sorted out / to be finalized
the past / impurity contracted previously (in the sentient world) (Buddhism)
dust fall / fallout (volcanic, nuclear etc) / particulate matter
windblown dust / hardships of travel / vicissitudes of life / prostitution
airborne sand and dust
dust fall / fallout (volcanic, nuclear etc) / particulate matter
this mortal life / the mundane world
smoke and dust / air pollution
mundane world (in religious context) / this mortal coil
dust
dust (floating in the air or settled on a surface) / large amount of airborne sand and dust, such as during a sandstorm
lit. covered in dust (idiom) / fig. travel-worn
sand and dust storm
vacuum cleaner
horsetail whisk / duster
hubbub / hustle and bustle
lit. to see only the other rider's dust and have no hope of catching up (idiom) / to be far inferior
to see through the world of mortals (idiom, of Buddhist monk) / disillusioned with human society / to reject the world for a monastic life
outstanding / above the common / out of the ordinary
dust / (Buddhism) minutest particle of matter
untainted by even a speck of dust (idiom); selfless and incorruptible / spotless
floating dust / atmospheric particles
dust mite
pneumoconiosis
dust cloud
to gather dust
clamor raises the dust (idiom); a tremendous clamor / to raise a tremendous stink
speck of dust / fine dust
lit. trailing dust / fig. sb's footsteps / course in life
to live an exhausting journey
dust filter
cloud of dust / smog
dusting machine / dust filter
mundane world
to wash off dust
the dust of a long journey
dust devil
to follow in other people's footsteps
variant of 逸塵|逸尘
dusty
lit. kicking up the dust and breaking the harness / fig. to ride like the wind (idiom)
lit. with a face full of dust / showing the hardships of travel (idiom)
alkali fumes


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