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to leak / to divulge / to leave out by mistake / waterclock or hourglass (old)
to overlook / to miss / to omit
(of a liquid or gas) to leak / to divulge (a secret) / to leak
to slip / to overlook by negligence / careless omission / oversight
seepage / leakage
error and negligence
hourglass / sand filter
to fix a leak (in a roof, pipe etc) / to check for leaks
to divulge / to leak / to reveal
careless mistake / slip-up
uterine bleeding
lit. not one drop of water can leak out / watertight / rigorous (argument)
to overlook / omissions / deficiencies
without missing a word
to leak (of information, liquid etc) / to divulge
loose, but allows no escape (idiom, from Laozi 老子); the way of Heaven is fair, but the guilty will not escape
water clock / clepsydra / to drip
lit. heaven's net has wide meshes, but nothing escapes it (idiom, from Laozi 73) / fig. the way of Heaven is fair, but the guilty will not escape / you can't run from the long arm of the law
gargoyle (architecture)
drain / underground drainpipe / floor gutter / 25th of 2nd lunar month
to evade (taxes)
omission / to leave out / missing
lit. mysteries of heaven must not be revealed (idiom); must not be revealed / I am not at liberty to inform you.
water clock used to mark night watches
to evade (paying tax) / (tax) evasion
not one drop of water leaks (idiom); fig. thoughtful and completely rigorous / watertight
The net of justice is wide, but no-one escapes.

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