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time / season / period / CL: 個|个
  *节* | 节* | *节
joint; node / (bound form) section; segment / solar term (one of the 24 divisions of the year in the traditional Chinese calendar) / seasonal festival / (bound form) to economize; to save / (bound form) moral integrity; chastity / classifier for segments: lessons, train wagons, biblical verses etc / knot (nautical miles per hour)
details / particulars
to adjust / to regulate / to harmonize / to reconcile (accountancy etc)
(zoology) segment (of the body of a worm, centipede etc) / (fig.) a part of an integrated whole: aspect (of a project), element (of a policy), sector (of the economy), stage (of a process) etc
circumstances / plot; storyline
  *节* | 节* | *节
chapter / section
Fengjie county in Wanzhou suburbs of north Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan
Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)
Bijie city and prefecture in Guizhou
joint (physiology) / key point / critical phase
Thanksgiving Day
season; time
All Saints (Christian festival)
to not bother about trifles (idiom)
the Lantern Festival (15th of first month of lunar calendar)
of noble character and unquestionable integrity (idiom)
major festival / important matter / major principle / high moral character
festive day / holiday
to abridge / to cut a text down to size for publication
Ghost Festival on 15th day of 7th lunar month when offerings are made to the deceased
(computing) byte / CL: 個|个
moral integrity / unflinching righteousness
to celebrate a festival / after the celebrations (i.e. once the festival is over)
to deliberately complicate an issue (idiom)
inessentials / minor detail
step by step / little by little
a minor matter / trivia / bar (music)
convoluted and overelaborate (document) / unnecessarily elaborate writing / mumbo-jumbo
bamboo joint
the New Year festival
Eid al-Adha or Festival of the Sacrifice (Qurban), celebrated on the 10th day of the 12th month of the Islamic calendar
(diplomatic) envoy
to be disloyal (to one's country, spouse etc) / to lose one's chastity
reputation and integrity
to come apart
jointing (agriculture)
twisted roots and intertwined joints (idiom); complicated and very tricky / knotty and deeply-rooted difficulties
chastity / virginity (of women) / moral integrity (of men) / loyalty / constancy
branches and knots / fig. side issue / minor peripheral problem
joint (of the skeleton)
minor details / trifles
betrayal / defection / turncoat / to change sides politically
character / integrity
faithful (to the memory of betrothed) / constant (of widow who remains unmarried)
to sacrifice one's life by loyalty (to one's prince, one's husband etc)
Ascension Day (Christian festival forty days after Easter)
to pay respects during a festival
Valentine's Day
to bow and scrape / to act servilely
lit. muscles and joints / by ext. the relations between parts in a speech, composition etc
PRC National Day (October 1st)
nodule / tubercle
etiquette / ceremonial protocol
(of a high official) to temporarily reside overseas (or in another part of the country) on an official posting
the Mid-Autumn Festival on 15th of 8th lunar month
chastity of a widow (old usage)
Qingming or Pure Brightness Festival or Tomb Sweeping Day, celebration for the dead (in early April)
Children's Day (June 1st), PRC national holiday for children under 14
closed syllable
Eid al-Fitr or Feast of Breaking the Fast, celebrated on the first day of Shawal
music festival
Dragon Boat Festival (5th day of the 5th lunar month)
at the Chinese New Year or other festivities
Qixi Festival or Double Seven Festival on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month / girls' festival / Chinese Valentine's day, when Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎織女|牛郎织女 are allowed their annual meeting
International Women's Day (March 8)
Chinese Thanksgiving, another name for 蛋炒飯節|蛋炒饭节
Dragon Boat Festival (the 5th day of the 5th lunar month)
festive season / happy time / noble principle
Sukkot or Succoth, Jewish holiday
Lantern Festival, the final event of the Spring Festival 春節|春节, on 15th of first month of the lunar calendar
megabyte (2^20 or approximately a million bytes)
Hanukkah (Chanukah), 8 day Jewish holiday starting on the 25th day of Kislev (can occur from late Nov up to late Dec on Gregorian calendar) / also called 哈努卡節|哈努卡节 and simply 哈努卡
Singles' Day (November 11), originally a day of activities for single people, but now also the world's biggest annual retail sales day
see 冬至
(jocular) a day of frenetic online spending, such as Singles' Day
International Labor Day (May Day)
off-season; out-of-season
gigabyte (2^30 or approximately a billion bytes)
Hanukkah (Chanukah), 8 day Jewish holiday starting on the 25th day of Kislev (can occur from late Nov up to late Dec on the Gregorian calendar)
Beer Festival
monosyllabic / a monosyllable
First Sunday of Lent
International Children's Day (June 1)
May Day / International Labor Day (May 1)
International Women's Day (March 8)
Corpus Christi (Catholic festival on second Thursday after Whit Sunday)
great fast / Christian lent

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