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surname Mao
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reeds / rushes
to rank among the best
Maotai town in Renhuai county, Guizhou / Maotai liquor 茅臺酒|茅台酒
venturing from one's thatched hut for the first time (idiom) / young and inexperienced / novice / greenhorn
Mao Dun (1896-1981), Chinese novelist
thatched cottage
Simao city in Yunnan, renamed Pu'er city 普洱市 in 2007
Bournemouth, UK
Mt Mao, Daoist mountain southeast of Jurong county 句容, Jiangsu Province
Maojian district of Shiyan city 十堰市, Hubei
forward patrol (military) (old) / (fig.) the top ranks
sogon grass
Simao city in Yunnan, renamed Pu'er city 普洱市 in 2007
Plymouth
latrine pit / latrine
thatched cottage
lit. three humble visits to a thatched cottage / cf famous episode in the fictional Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义 in which Liu Bei 劉備|刘备 recruits Zhuge Liang 諸葛亮|诸葛亮 (the Hidden Dragon 臥龍|卧龙) to his cause by visiting him three times
lemon grass (Cymbopogon flexuosus)
murky darkness suddenly opens (idiom); a sudden flash of insight and all is clear
cottage / hut
Maojian district of Shiyan city 十堰市, Hubei
Simao district of Pu'er city 普洱市, Yunnan
Mao Dun Literature Prize, PRC prize for novel writing, awarded since 1982
Dartmouth College
Dartmouth (place name)
lit. to occupy a latrine but not shit (proverb) / fig. to be a dog in the manger
cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica), used as thatching material in China and Indonesia
toilet (rural euphemism) / thatched hut or house
Mao Yisheng (1896-1989), Chinese structural engineer and social activist
(dialect) latrine
Greymouth, town in New Zealand / also written 格雷默斯
Simao prefecture in Yunnan
golden eye-grass (Curculigo orchioides) / Curculigo rhizome (used in TCM)
Portsmouth, southern English seaport
variant of 毛竹
lit. earthen steps and a thatched hut / frugal living conditions (idiom)
maotai (a Chinese liquor) / CL: ,
citronellol (chemistry)
Avonmouth in southwest England / same as the Bristol channel 布里斯托爾海峽|布里斯托尔海峡
lit. earthen steps and a small cottage / frugal living conditions (idiom)
lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow (idiom); fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.
thatch roof
thatched shed
lit. to blame the toilet because one is having difficulty completing a bowel movement (idiom) / fig. to blame others for problems caused by one's own shortcomings
thatched roof
lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow / fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.
bundled thatch
Mauritania (Tw)


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