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cord / string / rope / CL: 條|条
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rope / CL:
hawser / steel rope
to jump rope / jump rope
Okinawa, Japan
string / twine / cord
yardstick / fig. criterion / ground rule
noose / harness
tow rope
string to tie hair
lit. carpenter's straight line marker / same as 墨斗 / fig. rules / rules and regulations
Okinawa prefecture, Japan
cable / hawser / mooring rope
tightrope walking
to punish according to the law / to bring to justice
once bitten by a snake, ten years in fear of a well rope / once bitten, twice shy (idiom)
to twist together to form a rope / (fig.) to unite / to work together
Okinawa Island
a lasso
string / cotton rope
Jyōmon period of Japanese prehistory, with rope pattern pottery
a rope ladder
a noose
rope of palm fiber / coir (coconut fiber)
hamstring (anatomy)
lit. grasshoppers tied together with a piece of string (idiom) / fig. people who are in it together for better or worse / people who will sink or swim together
the Okinawa archipelago
compasses, set square, spirit level and plumbline (idiom); fig. established standard / norms / criteria
compasses, set square and straight line marker (idiom); fig. established standard / norms / criteria
bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom); once bitten twice shy
to advance or retreat, each has its rules (idiom from Zhuangzi); many translations are possible

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