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  *肘* | 肘* | *肘
elbow / pork shoulder
pork shoulder / (coll.) elbow
elbow
lit. pulling on the lapels exposes the elbows (idiom) / strapped for cash / unable to make ends meet
(lit.) to hold sb by the elbow / (fig.) to hold back / to impede / to handicap
elbow pad / elbow support
elbow
Dongpo pork shoulder, traditional dish said to have been created by Northern Song dynasty writer Su Dongpo 蘇東坡|苏东坡
lit. armpit / elbow and armpit / fig. right up close (to a disaster) / in one's backyard / on one's doorstep
lit. calamity in one's armpit (idiom); a major coup happening on one's doorstep / trouble or danger in one's own backyard
lit. the elbow turns outward (idiom) / fig. to side with outsiders rather than one's own people
full arm (method of painting)
elbow


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