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  *□* | □* | *□
(onom.) pew! (sound of a bullet fired from a gun) / also pr. [biu4]
firing line (battle) / live electrical wire
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  *杉* | 杉* | *杉
China fir / Cunninghamia lanceolata / also pr. [sha1]
to start shooting or firing / to win an initial success / to succeed (of a plan)
to be fired up (idiom) / to have one's blood racing
cupping glass / fire cupping (acupressure technique of Chinese medicine, with fired vacuum cup applied to the skin) / ventouse (vacuum method used in obstetrics)
lit. firing after the horse / fig. belated action / giving advice in hindsight
lit. firing after the horse / fig. belated action / giving advice in hindsight
range / reach / firing range
to execute by firing squad / to shoot dead / fig. to discard / to get rid of
fired power plant (i.e. fired by coal, oil or gas)
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  *枞* | 枞* | *枞
fir tree
to execute by firing squad / same as 槍斃|枪毙
broadside / simultaneous fired cannonade
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  *呯* | 呯* | *呯
(onom.) bang! (gong, gun firing etc)
to stay idle at home / to have resigned from office / to be unemployed / to have been fired / to be on a sabbatical
immediately / without a moment's hesitation / with alacrity / firing from the hip
cannon firing for days on end (idiom); enveloped in the flames of war
catapult / ballista (siege catapult firing stone blocks)
to shoot without aim (idiom); fig. to speak without thinking / firing blindly / to shoot in the air / a shot in the dark
fir
loophole (for firing) / embrasure
firing pin
fire cupping (acupressure technique of Chinese medicine, with fired vacuum cup applied to the skin) / ventouse (vacuum method used in obstetrics)
gas fired power station
moved and inspired / fired with enthusiasm
Russian cruiser Aurora, firing the shot signaling the 1917 revolution, a favorite of communist iconography
firing squad
(coll.) (Tw) to get sacked / to be fired
(dialect) intensity of the fire (in cooking, kiln firing etc)
lit. to be optimized away / to be fired / to be the victim of downsizing
catapult / ballista (siege catapult firing stone blocks)
shoulder-fired missile
silver fir (Abies alba)
Colin Firth, English actor (1960-)


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