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  *弦* | 弦* | *弦
bow string / string of musical instrument / watchspring / chord (segment of curve) / hypotenuse / CL:
chord (music)
(math.) cosine
to excite / to thrill / exciting / thrilling / cliff-hanging
(math.) sine
string (of a stringed instrument)
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
superstring (physics)
tuning (stringed instrument) / (fig.) to make up one's mind
widowed / lit. broken string, cf 琴瑟 qin and se, two instruments epitomizing marital harmony
to wind / to tighten / crescent moon / first quarter or waxing moon
seventh (musical cord)
Jew's harp
to remarry (of a widow) / second wife / qin and se 琴瑟, two string instruments as a symbol of marital harmony
tonic triad / triad of the home key
third quarter or waning moon
hyperbolic cosine or cosh (math.)
hyperbolic sine or sinh (math.)
Changde sixian, theatrical folk music style with singing in Changde dialect accompanied by traditional string instruments
augmented triad (musical chord)
hyperbolic sine or sinh (math.)
(music) arpeggio
pipa strings, made from sinews of large crane or swan 鵾雞|鹍鸡
to tighten the strings (of a musical instrument)
major triad do-mi-so
triad / musical chord of three notes, such as major triad do-mi-so
minor triad la-do-mi

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