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facilities / installation
measure / step / CL: 個|个
to implement / to carry out
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surname Shi
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(bound form) to put into effect (regulations etc) / to distribute (alms etc) / to apply (fertilizer etc)
Enshi prefecture-level city in southwest Hubei, capital of Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture 恩施土家族苗族自治州
Xishi (c. 450 BC), famous Chinese beauty, foremost of the four legendary beauties 四大美女, given by King Gou Jian 勾踐|勾践 of Yue as concubine to King of Wu as part of a successful plan to destroy Wu
using several (methods)
kind and charitable
to go against the tide (idiom); to do things all wrong / to try to turn back history / a perverse way of doing things
no strategy left to try (idiom); at one's wit's end / at the end of one's tether / powerless
use both carrot and stick / use gentle methods and force / an iron hand in a velvet glove
lit. in the eyes of a lover appears 西施 (idiom); fig. beauty is in the eye of the beholder
Dana (Buddhist practice of giving)
protective step / protective measure
safety feature / security measure
to put into practice / to carry out (idiom)
public facilities / infrastructure
affirmative action
to employ both kindness and severity (idiom)
In the eyes of the lover, a famous beauty (idiom). Beauty in the eye of the beholder
Hui Shi, also known as Hui-zi 惠子(c. 370-310 BC), politician and philosopher of the School of Logicians 名家 during the Warring States Period (475-220 BC)
emergency measure
to adopt measures / to take steps
digital navigation equipment
effective action
nuclear facility / nuclear installation
betel nut beauty: a skimpily-dressed, attractive girl who sells betel nut from a glass-walled roadside booth (Tw)
living facilities
production facility
evacuation / measures to evacuate a building in an emergency
to put into effect (idiom)
military installations
to go against the tide (idiom); to do things all wrong / to try to turn back history / a perverse way of doing things

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