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to change or replace / to experience / one of the five two-hour periods into which the night was formerly divided / watch (e.g. of a sentry or guard)
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more / even more / further / still / still more
to replace the old with new / to renew / to renovate / to upgrade / to update / to regenerate
to alter
more (than sth else) / even more
to change / to alter / to modify
to replace (a worn-out tire etc) / to change (one's address etc)
even more
to change name
to correct / to make a correction
third of the five night watch periods 23:00-01:00 (old) / midnight / also pr. [san1 jin1]
to change clothes / to go to the toilet (euphemism)
first of the five night watch periods 19:00-21:00 (old)
fifth of the five night watch periods 03:00-05:00 (old)
to take it up a notch / to bring it up a level
high performance
reform and renewal / generational change
regeneration through one's own effort (idiom) / self-reliance
to take over (from one another) / to alternate / to replace / to relay
to alternate / to change
second of the five night watch periods 21:00-23:00 (old)
new edition / new version / update
dynamic update (Internet)
fourth of the five night watch periods 01:00-03:00 (old)
(in the spring) nature takes on a new look (idiom)
redbreast / robin
Dickens (name) / Charles Dickens (1812-1870), great English novelist
resurrection / rebirth / reinvigorated / rejuvenated / a new lease of life
in the depth of the night / very late at night
soldier (serving alternate watch)
in the depth of night / late at night
deep night
in the dead of night (idiom)
to sound the night watches (on clappers or gongs, in former times)
to change / to replace / to alter
to make a new start / to regenerate
(Internet slang) to update one's blog
Charles Dickens (1812-1870), great English novelist
night watchman (in former times)
deep at night and all is quiet (idiom)
drum marking night watches / night watchman's clapper
international date line
I am who I am (and I'm not ashamed) / fig. to be proud of one's name and stand by one's actions
lit. to restring one's bow / to reform and start over again
dental transition (from milk teeth to adult teeth)
alternately / by turns
watch tower / drum tower marking night watches
to stay up through the night (idiom)
water clock used to mark night watches
to moonlight
substitution / replacing former general / change of leader
when it rains, it pours (idiom)
too many to count / very many / innumerable
The road means more than the destination. / It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive.
change room / dressing room / locker room / toilet
menopause / andropause
to change / to substitute
urban development project
first of the five night watch periods 19:00-21:00 (old)
Huygens (name) / Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695), Dutch mathematician and astronomer
It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive.
Pleistocene (geological epoch from 2m years ago, covering the most recent ice ages)
lit. hundred foot pole, progress still further (idiom); fig. much accomplished, still some work to do / to continue to further successes / not to rest on one's laurels
one watch (i.e. two-hour period during night)
to keep watch during the night
The process is more beautiful than the outcome. / It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive.
furthermore (idiom)
deep at night
to replace the old with new (idiom)

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