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dry land (as opposed to the sea)
HSK 5
height above sea level / elevation
HSK 6
to be jolted around (car on a bumpy road, boat on a rough sea, aircraft experiencing turbulence) / (fig.) to undergo a rough experience
HSK 6
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  *海* | 海* | *海
ocean / sea / CL: 個|个, / great number of people or things / (dialect) numerous
Beihai, park in Beijing to the northwest of the Forbidden City / the North Sea (Europe) / Beihai prefecture-level city and seaport in Guangxi / Bohai Sea / Lake Baikal
South China Sea
East China Sea / East Sea (Chinese mythology and ancient geography)
Penglai, county-level city in Yantai 煙台|烟台, Shandong / Penglai, one of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, abode of immortals / by extension, fairyland
John Hawkins (1532-1595), British seaman involved in sea war with Spain / Johns Hopkins (1795-1873), American entrepreneur, abolitionist and philanthropist
sea area / territorial waters / maritime space
deep sea
Yellow Sea
to overlook the sea / on the waterfront
coastal / bordering the sea
Yellow Sea (Korean term)
aquatic / produced in sea, rivers or lakes
sea horse / hippocampus
to go out to sea / (neologism) to expand into overseas markets
Rostov-on-Don, Russian river port and regional capital close to Sea of Azov (north of the Black Sea)
edge of the water / shore or sea, lake or river / seashore
maritime affairs / accident at sea
Red Sea
Bohai Sea, or Bo Hai, between Liaoning and Shandong / Parhae, Korean kingdom in Manchuria and Siberia 698-926
sea salt
mermaid / dugong / sea cow / manatee / giant salamander
sea level / sea surface
sea of learning / erudite / knowledgeable person / scholarship
Southeast Asia / South seas
shipping by sea
a multitude / a sea of people
sea cucumber
sea / ocean
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  *鳌* | 鳌* | *鳌
mythological sea turtle
Poseidon, Greek god of the sea / Neptune, Roman god of the sea / Aquaman, DC comic book superhero / (slang) womanizer / player
Classic of Mountain and Sea, probably compiled c. 500 BC-200 BC, contains wide range of geography, mythology, witchcraft, popular customs etc
to sail the seas / maritime navigation / voyage
Baltic Sea
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  *渤* | 渤* | *渤
same as 渤海, Bohai Sea between Liaoning and Shandong / Gulf of Zhili or Chihli
sea wave
Jinghai county in Tianjin 天津 / Sea of Tranquillity (on the moon)
hypo (loanword) / sodium thiosulfate Na2S2O3 used in fixing photos (formerly hyposulfite) / wave (sea)
wide sea and sky (idiom); boundless open vistas / the whole wide world / chatting about everything under the sun
to travel a great distance by sea or air / voyage / long-haul flight
to salvage / to dredge / to fish out (person or object from the sea)
sea snail / whelk / conch
sea lion
wind and waves / stormy sea
one of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, abode of immortals
Shedao or Snake island in Bohai sea 渤海 off Lüshun 旅順|旅顺 on the tip of the Liaoning peninsula, small rocky island famous for snakes
palace of the Dragon King at the bottom of the Eastern Sea
all rivers run into the sea / use different means to obtain the same result (idiom)
Matsu, name of a sea goddess still widely worshipped on the SE China coast and in SE Asia
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  *溟* | 溟* | *溟
to drizzle / sea
lit. the Eight Immortals cross the sea, each showing his own special talent (idiom) / fig. (of each individual in a group) to give full play to one's unique capabilities
sea breeze / sea wind (i.e. from the sea)
waves surging forth / roaring sea
deep or shallow / depth (of the sea) / limits of decorum
lit. breeze is still, waves are quiet (idiom); tranquil environment / all is quiet / a dead calm (at sea)
sea and land / ocean and continent / army and navy
flight / passage / sea or air distance
narcissus / daffodil / legendary aquatic immortal / refers to those buried at sea / person who wanders abroad and does not return
Sea of Serenity (Mare Serenitatis, on the moon)
connected by air, sea traffic or service
Aegean Sea
Black Sea
water and land / by water and land (transport) / amphibian / delicacies from land and sea
perils of the sea
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  *磡* | 磡* | *磡
dangerous sea-cliff
lit. sea of bitterness / abyss of worldly suffering (Buddhist term) / depths of misery
seascape / sea view
marine / produced in sea
high sea / international waters
Caspian Sea
Caribbean Sea
to bury a corpse / to be buried / (fig.) to die (at sea, in a fire etc)
lit. to topple the mountains and overturn the seas (idiom); earth-shattering / fig. gigantic / of spectacular significance
Liaodong peninsula between Bohai 渤海 and Yellow sea / east and south of Liaoning province / east of Liao river 遼河|辽河
lit. the blue sea turned into mulberry fields (idiom) / fig. the transformations of the world
edge of the water / waterside / shore (of sea, lake or river)
sea freight / shipping
sea urchin
lit. to throw a stone and see it sink without trace in the sea (idiom) / fig. to elicit no response
sea of learning, no horizon (idiom); no limits to what one still has to learn / ars longa, vita brevis
Aegean (sea between Greece and Turkey)
Phoenicia, ancient civilization along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea
lit. overturning seas and rivers (idiom) / fig. overwhelming / earth-shattering / in a spectacular mess
soughing / whistling or rushing sound (of the wind in trees, the sea etc)
East China Sea / Japan
Emperor of the Sea / Neptune
Yingzhou, easternmost of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, home of immortals and source of elixir of immortality
starfish / sea star
lit. mountains of daggers and seas of flames / fig. extreme danger (idiom)
the Dead Sea
to cross the sea by a trick (idiom) / to achieve one's aim by underhanded means
may your happiness be as immense as the East Sea (idiom)
moss green / dark sea green
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  *鼋* | 鼋* | *鼋
sea turtle
South Sea Fleet
Dokdo (Japanese Takeshima 竹島|竹岛), disputed islands in Sea of Japan
Huangyan Island (in the South China Sea)

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