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  *短* | 短* | *短
short / brief / to lack / weak point / fault
text message / SMS
short in time / fleeting / brief / gasping (breath) / curt (tone of voice)
short term / short-term
short pants / shorts
good prospects in the short term (finance)
of short duration / brief / momentary
short film / video clip
short story
short circuit
short term
phrase (grammar)
short term / short time
short stave of the barrel (which allows the contents to escape) / (fig.) shortcoming / weak point
short distance / a stone's throw away
to lack foresight
short-term financing
sprint (race)
(of a person) short but plucky (idiom) / (of an article) concise and forceful
shortcoming / defect / fault / one's weak points
temporary job / odd job / seasonal worker
shortwave (radio)
short range
short sleeves / short-sleeved shirt
stocky (short and robust)
short-term loan
short pass (in ball game)
SMS / text message
short position (finance)
short training course
to die young / short-lived
to make the best of a bad job / to make the best use of limited resources (idiom)
lit. short-weaponed soldiery fight one another (idiom); fierce hand-to-hand infantry combat / to fight at close quarters
narrow and shallow
to be short of the full amount
lit. short jacket party / working people / the toiling masses / blue collar workers
shorts / tight-fitting clothes
short-sighted / suicide
short-term storage / store
short wavelength
short garment / short jacket
to fall short in one's payments / to lack / to be short of
sb who dies prematurely
the winter solstice
poor prospects in the short term (finance)
quokka (Setonix brachyurus)
brachydactylism (genetic abnormality of short or missing fingers)
(bird species of China) vernal hanging parrot (Loriculus vernalis)
(bird species of China) short-tailed parrotbill (Neosuthora davidiana)
(bird species of China) short-tailed albatross (Phoebastria albatrus)
a geodesic (curve) / a shortest curve
short takeoff and landing aircraft
(bird species of China) tundra bean goose (Anser serrirostris)
(bird species of China) short-tailed shearwater (Puffinus tenuirostris)
dachshund / basset hound
(bird species of China) parasitic jaeger (Stercorarius parasiticus)
(bird species of China) short-toed snake eagle (Circaetus gallicus)
(bird species of China) rufous-throated wren-babbler (Spelaeornis caudatus)
(bird species of China) streaked wren-babbler (Napothera brevicaudata)
ankle boots
(bird species of China) Himalayan swiftlet (Aerodramus brevirostris)
(bird species of China) short-billed minivet (Pericrocotus brevirostris)
short-term phonological memory
(bird species of China) short-eared owl (Asio flammeus)

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