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butterfly / CL: 隻|只
bow / bowknot
  *蝶* | 蝶* | *蝶
variant of
  *蝶* | 蝶* | *蝶
(bound form) butterfly
butterfly effect (dynamical systems theory)
butterfly stroke (swimming)
lit. to break through a cocoon and turn into a butterfly (idiom) / fig. to emerge strong after a period of struggle / to get to a better place after going through difficult period
swallowtail butterfly
pierid (butterfly of the Pieridae family)
Mandarin ducks and butterfly (i.e. love birds) / derogatory reference to populist and romantic writing around 1900
Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子 dreams of a butterfly (or is it the butterfly dreaming of Zhuangzi?)
nymphalid / butterfly
swallow tail butterfly (family Papilionidae)
sphenoidal sinus
butterfly (family)
Phalaenopsis (flower genus)
crispy short-crust pastry / mille-feuilles
Mandarin ducks and butterfly (i.e. love birds) literary school around 1900, criticized as populist and romantic by socialist realists
Dieshan district of Wuzhou city 梧州市, Guangxi
sphenoid bone (front of the temple)
bow tie
same as yangqin 揚琴|扬琴, dulcimer
family Papilionidae (taxonomy)
variant of 蝴蝶
bow tie
(of a flower) to attract bees and butterflies / (fig.) to attract the opposite sex / to flirt
bow tie
iris / Iris tectorum
papillon (lapdog with butterfly-like ears)
common tiger butterfly (Danaus genutia)

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