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corrosion / to corrode (degrade chemically) / to rot / corruption
HSK 6
corruption / to corrupt / to rot / rotten
HSK 6
anti-corruption
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decay / rotten
tofu / bean curd
HSK 5
rotproof / antiseptic / anti-corrosion
(lit. and fig.) corrosive / corrosiveness
corruption
to fight corruption and advocate probity
to rot / to putrefy / (fig.) corrupt
HSK 6
proof against corrosion
preservative / antiseptic
to oppose corruption / anti-graft (measures, policy etc)
roll of dried tofu strips
jellied tofu / soft bean curd
pickled tofu
rotten / decayed / decadent / degenerate
HSK 6
stinky tofu / strong-smelling preserved beancurd / fig. rough exterior but lovable person
to fight corruption and forestall moral degeneration
tofu skin (made by drying the skin that forms on the surface of soymilk during cooking, and therefore not actually made from tofu)
to eat tofu / to flirt / to tease
okara (i.e. soy pulp, a by-product of making soymilk or tofu)
corruption
a corrosive (chemical)
perishable
fujoshi (woman who likes mangas about male homosexual love)
castration (a form of punishment during the Han period)
pedantic / trite / inflexible / adherence to old ideas
home-style tofu
rot
the crime of corruption
fermented bean curd
jerry-built building project / lit. built on soybean dregs
rotting flesh / carrion
to have a sharp tongue but a soft heart (idiom)
hasty men don't get to eat hot tofu (idiom) / one just has to be patient / haste will ruin everything
scavenger
flowing water does not rot
outmoded / decadent / decaying
lit. to change something rotten into something magical (idiom)
trite / clichéd / empty and trite / banality / platitude
UK (slang term reflecting a perception of UK as decadent for its attitudes toward homosexuality)
anti-corruption
lit. flowing water does not rot, nor a door-hinge rust (idiom) / fig. constant activity prevents decay
almond junket
putrid belching with regurgitation of stomach acid (medical term)
rotten (smell) / stinking / putrid
mapo tofu / stir-fried beancurd in chili sauce
humic acid
humus (topsoil of decayed vegetation)
putrid belching (medical term)
Isohumosols (Chinese Soil Taxonomy)
four seasons beancurd
to detest sth or sb to the utmost extreme (idiom)
belching of sour putrid gas (medical term)
fish brings heat, meat brings phlegm, vegetables and tofu keep you healthy
to rot / to decay / to become corrupt
lit. like tofu strung on horsetail, you can't lift it / fig. let's not talk of this (pun on )
Cymbidium macrorrhizum Lindl.
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd / fig. to bully the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
putrid belching (medical term)
lit. knife mouth but heart of bean curd; sharp tongue concealing a caring heart
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd, a bully picks the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
to grumble / to chatter away incessantly
corruption
fermented soybean curd
mulch


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