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  *刀* | 刀* | *刀
knife / blade / single-edged sword / cutlass / CL: / (slang) dollar (loanword) / classifier for sets of one hundred sheets (of paper) / classifier for knife cuts or stabs
  *刀* | 刀* | *刀
surname Dao
cutting tool
blade / razor blade / tool bit
cutting edge or point of a knife, sword or tool
knife / CL:
knife blade / crucial point
swordsman / swordswoman
scar from a knife wound
sword and spear / weapons
knife and fork / CL:
the edge of a knife / cut / incision
tapertail anchovy (Coilia ectenes) / various species of cutlassfish / saury
lit. impervious to sword or spear (idiom) / fig. invulnerable / untouchable / thick-skinned / impervious to criticism
lit. mountains of daggers and seas of flames / fig. extreme danger (idiom)
back of the knife
tool magazine (computer-aided manufacturing)
female warrior role in Chinese opera
to have a sharp tongue but a soft heart (idiom)
sacrificial knife and altar
writing up of official or judicial documents / pettifoggery
Defense of the Ancients (DotA), video game
slash and burn (agriculture)
knife work (food preparation)
razor wire
to stab / to attack with knife
knives / cutlery
(dialect) mantis
Dolan, a people of the Tarim Basin, Xinjiang, also known as 多郎
razor wire
a blade will get rusty if it is not sharpened; a man will fall behind if he doesn't study (idiom)
knife, saw, ax and hatchet (idiom); facing torture and execution
knife, saw and cauldron / ancient instruments of torture / fig. torture
blade (of a knife or sword)
lit. knife mouth but heart of bean curd; sharp tongue concealing a caring heart
knife-shaved noodles (pared or shaved into strips), a Shanxi specialty
lancing pain

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