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  *鱼* | 鱼* | *鱼
fish / CL: 條|条,
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surname Yu
water flea (small crustacean of genus Daphnia)
fish tank / fishbowl / aquarium
fishpond
flesh of fish / fish and meat / (fig.) victims of oppression / (fig.) to cruelly oppress (i.e. to treat like flesh to be carved up)
fishes
fish eggs / roe / caviar
fish fillet / slice of fish meat
torpedo
shoal of fish
fishing rod
fishtail
pork strips stir-fried with yuxiang 魚香|鱼香
fish scales
variant of 漁網|渔网
fish head / fig. upright and unwilling to compromise
Yuchi or Yuchih Township in Nantou County 南投縣|南投县, central Taiwan
fishpond
fish bait
fish bone
fishhook
wrinkles of the skin / crow's feet
cod liver oil
lit. either the fish dies or the net splits / a life and death struggle (idiom)
shark fin
Yufeng district of Liuzhou city 柳州市, Guangxi
fin
fish ball
harpoon
variant of 漁具|渔具
ichthyosaur
Yutai County in Jining 濟寧|济宁, Shandong
close relationship as between fish and water
the pleasure of close intimacy in a couple (idiom) / sexual intercourse
fish meal
fishbone
fish sauce
fish maw / a food dish made from the swim bladder of fish
name used for many fishing birds / cormorant / osprey
kingfisher
fry / newly hatched fish
fish and water (metaphor for an intimate relationship or inseparability)
fingerling
ichthyology
one after the other / in single file
fry / newly hatched fish
lit. the fish and the bear's paw, you can't have both at the same time (idiom, from Mencius); fig. you must choose one or the other / you can't always get everything you want / you can't have your cake and eat it
to prey on the people
to pass off fish eyes for pearls / to pass off fake products as genuine (idiom)
to walk in in a line
fish steak
fish and chips (abbr. for 炸魚薯條|炸鱼薯条)
Houttuynia cordata
Yuchi or Yuchih Township in Nantou County 南投縣|南投县, central Taiwan
fish floss / crisp and flaky shredded dried fish
fishing float
variant of 漁汛|渔汛
fish ball
fishmonger
swim bladder
erhua variant of 魚鉤|鱼钩
fishing boat / same as 漁船|渔船
yuxiang, a seasoning of Chinese cuisine that typically contains garlic, scallions, ginger, sugar, salt, chili peppers etc (Although "yuxiang" literally means "fish fragrance", it contains no seafood.)
bubbles (literary)
fishcake
fishplate (in railway engineering)
fisher / fisherman
percussion instrument in the form of a bamboo fish (traditionally used by Daoist priests)
"fish" battle formation in ancient times: chariots in front, infantry behind / The Fish Enter the Trap (title of Ode 170 in the Shijing)
caviar
meaty flesh from the underbelly of the carp
lit. fish and dragons mixed in together (idiom); fig. crooks mixed in with the honest folk
(lit.) land of fish and rice / (fig.) fertile region / land of milk and honey
the fish hold (of a fishing vessel)
(Tw) fishpond / fish farm
lit. the fish and the bear's paw, you can't have both at the same time (idiom, from Mencius); fig. you must choose one or the other / you can't always get everything you want / you can't have your cake and eat it
Yutai County in Jining 濟寧|济宁, Shandong
open-toed shoe / peep-toe
Yufeng district of Liuzhou city 柳州市, Guangxi
lit. the fish sinks, the goose vanishes into the distance (idiom); a letter does not arrive / lost in transmission
fish brings heat, meat brings phlegm, vegetables and tofu keep you healthy
shark fin soup
spaghetti squash (Cucurbita pepo)
white (paint from dried fish guts) / marble white color of the dawn sky
to file out / to walk out in a line
torpedo boat
(archaic) formation of infantrymen led by chariots


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