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crucial point / crux / CL: 個|个 / key / crucial / pivotal
important point; main point; focus / key (project etc) / to focus on; to put the emphasis on
key / CL:
nervous / keyed up / intense / tense / strained / in short supply / scarce / CL: 陣|阵
essential factor / key constituent
element (key component of sth) / (chemistry) element / (math.) element (member of a set)
key information / instructions / it must be borne in mind
USB key used as a security token in Chinese online banking
  *調* | 調* | *調
to transfer / to move (troops or cadres) / to investigate / to enquire into / accent / view / argument / key (in music) / mode (music) / tune / tone / melody
  *鍵* | 鍵* | *鍵
key (on a piano or computer keyboard) / button (on a mouse or other device) / chemical bond / linchpin
button or key (on a device) / keystroke / CL: 個|个 / to press a button
key document / important condition / criterion / requirement / requisite / cornerstone
main key (of a musical composition) / keynote (speech)
secret know-how / key (to longevity) / secret (of happiness) / recipe (for success)
  *綱* | 綱* | *綱
head rope of a fishing net / guiding principle / key link / class (taxonomy) / outline / program
  *牡* | 牡* | *牡
(of a bird, animal or plant) male / key / hills
Steven (name) / Simon Stevin (1548-1620), Flemish engineer and mathematician, played a key role in introducing the decimal system to Europe
(dialect) key / Taiwan pr. [suo3 shi5]
low pitch / quiet (voice) / subdued / low-key / low-profile
key participant / VIP
(computer) shortcut key / hotkey
to storm a strategic pass / fig. to tackle a key problem
vital part / (fig.) key point / crucial
joint (physiology) / key point / critical phase
(music) to change key / modulation / (of an employee) to be transferred to another post
  *鑰* | 鑰* | *鑰
key / also pr. [yao4]
golden rule / key principle
key strength / strong suit / specialty
  *竅* | 竅* | *竅
hole / opening / orifice (of the human body) / (fig.) key (to the solution of a problem)
key moment / decisive opportunity
key job / important position
the key trick / the secret of success
key and lock / (fig.) strategic place
out of tune / off-key
lit. to not show the mountain and to not reveal the water (idiom); fig. to hide the key facts
  *籥* | 籥* | *籥
flute / key
commander-in-chief (military) / star player (sports) / key figure (in an organization)
axle / (fig.) central element / key element / axis (alliance of nations)
key task / important affair
xiaodiao, a Chinese folk song genre / minor key (in music)
to key in / to input
tone sandhi / modified tone / (music) to change key / modulation
the whole year must be planned for in the spring (idiom) / early planning is the key to success
notes / key (to exercises)
important substance (of a document) / key section
a piano key
important road / main thoroughfare / fig. key position
trusted assistant; key aide
key post
lacking three key attributes (or at least one of them)
critical juncture / key moment
electric key / switch
master key / skeleton key / passkey
secret / trick / knack / key
off-key / out of tune (music)
to be off-key or out of tune (while singing) (colloquial)
to pixelate an image / to key in captcha authentication codes
tone mark on a Chinese syllable (i.e. accents on ā á ǎ à) / (music) key signature
melody / pitch or key (music) / tone / style / point of view
bridgehead (military) / stronghold serving as a base for advancing further into enemy territory / bridge tower (ornamental structure at either end of a bridge) / (fig.) gateway (place that provides access to other places beyond it) / bridgehead (key location serving as a base for further expansion)
falling intonation (linguistics) / to lower the key of a tune / to demote
laryngopharynx / fig. a key position
key word
(literary) key location / key post (important job)
tonic triad / triad of the home key
off-key singing voice / sb who sings off-key
One key opens one lock. / There is a different solution for each problem. (idiom)
lit. to have accumulated knowledge and deliver it slowly (idiom) / good preparation is the key to success / to be well prepared
to key in / to input
to turn a vehicle around / (computing) "carriage return" character / the "Enter" key / to hit the "Enter" key
confidential aspects of a matter / secrets / key moment for action
to control a key point is to be master of the situation (idiom)
Martin Luther (1483-1546), key figure of the Protestant Reformation
(of a voice) husky / hoarse / affected / (music) to go off-key
fraction (of a distillate) / key (one component part of a distillate)
major key (in music)
key point / crux / (old) Daoist (facetious)
  *鍉* | 鍉* | *鍉
spoon / key
lit. to strangle the front and press the back (idiom) / fig. to occupy all key points (military)
up arrow key (on keyboard)
down arrow key (on keyboard)
to play a major role in a creative endeavor (e.g. making a movie) / person who plays a key creative role (e.g. movie director)
prime, key or main suspect (law)
to take caution as the key (idiom); to proceed very carefully
Allen key / hex key
public key (in encryption)
right arrow key (on keyboard)
National Key Disciplines (disciplines recognized as important and supported by PRC central government, including medicine, science, chemistry, engineering, commerce and law)
State Key Laboratories (university laboratories in PRC supported by the central government)
(cryptography) key
left arrow key (on keyboard)
serial number / product key (software)
keypad tone / key tone
keys of authority
Today is the key to the past.
private key (in encryption)
flute / pipe / key / CL:
arrow key (on keyboard)
chroma key / bluescreen / greenscreen (video editing)
important traffic hub / key crossroad

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