Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China

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bow string / string of musical instrument / watchspring / chord (segment of curve) / hypotenuse / CL:
to excite / to thrill / exciting / thrilling / cliff-hanging
chord (music)
(math.) sine
(math.) cosine
string (of a stringed instrument)
orchestral music
overtone (music) / (fig.) connotation / implied meaning
sanxian, large family of 3-stringed plucked musical instruments, with snakeskin covered wooden soundbox and long neck, used in folk music, opera and Chinese orchestra
string music
third quarter or waning moon
to sing to a string accompaniment / education (a reference to teaching the people Confucian values by means of song in ancient times)
to remarry (of a widow) / second wife / qin and se 琴瑟, two string instruments as a symbol of marital harmony
law of sines
to wind / to tighten / crescent moon / first quarter or waxing moon
string theory (physics)
guqin or seven-stringed zither
widowed / lit. broken string, cf 琴瑟 qin and se, two instruments epitomizing marital harmony
tuning (stringed instrument) / (fig.) to make up one's mind
change of string, move out of rut (idiom); dramatic change of direction / to dance to a different tune
sinusoidal (shaped like a sine wave)
sine wave / simple harmonic vibration
hammered string type (of musical instrument)
superstring (physics)
string theory (in theoretical physics)
tonic triad / triad of the home key
string orchestra
string instrument
number of strings (of an instrument)
Jew's harp
chord angle (i.e. angle a chord of a curve makes to the tangent)
augmented triad (musical chord)
lit. to tune one's zither then play it; fig. to live by the consequences of one's actions / to make one's bed then lie on it
(music) arpeggio
hyperbolic sine or sinh (math.)
incessant playing of instruments and reciting of poems (idiom)
half-moon / the 7th and 8th and 22nd and 23rd of the lunar month
hammered string musical instrument
pipa strings, made from sinews of large crane or swan 鵾雞|鹍鸡
a narrow slit window / a lunette
minor triad la-do-mi
first quarter moon
seventh (musical cord)
triad / musical chord of three notes, such as major triad do-mi-so
third quarter or waning moon
to tighten the strings (of a musical instrument)
major triad do-mi-so
(wing) aspect ratio (aerodynamics)
Changde sixian, theatrical folk music style with singing in Changde dialect accompanied by traditional string instruments
string instrument
plucked string or stringed instrument / plucked instrument
hyperbolic sine or sinh (math.)
hyperbolic cosine or cosh (math.)

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