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measure / step / CL: 個|个
facilities / installation
to implement / to carry out
  *施* | 施* | *施
surname Shi
  *施* | 施* | *施
(bound form) to put into effect (regulations etc) / to distribute (alms etc) / to apply (fertilizer etc)
public facilities / infrastructure
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
protective step / protective measure
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
effective action
living facilities
use both carrot and stick / use gentle methods and force / an iron hand in a velvet glove
emergency measure
production facility
no strategy left to try (idiom); at one's wit's end / at the end of one's tether / powerless
to put into practice / to carry out (idiom)
kind and charitable
military installations
lit. in the eyes of a lover appears 西施 (idiom); fig. beauty is in the eye of the beholder
nuclear facility / nuclear installation
to go against the tide (idiom); to do things all wrong / to try to turn back history / a perverse way of doing things
using several (methods)
Dana (Buddhist practice of giving)
to go against the tide (idiom); to do things all wrong / to try to turn back history / a perverse way of doing things
to employ both kindness and severity (idiom)
to put into effect (idiom)
betel nut beauty: a skimpily-dressed, attractive girl who sells betel nut from a glass-walled roadside booth (Tw)
safety feature / security measure
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)
In the eyes of the lover, a famous beauty (idiom). Beauty in the eye of the beholder
to adopt measures / to take steps
digital navigation equipment
evacuation / measures to evacuate a building in an emergency

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