huò míngnián

  1. huò conjunction or / either / else
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (Guoyu '或' conj; Unihan '或')
  2. huò adverb maybe / perhaps / might / possibly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 也许 (Guoyu '或' adv; Kroll '或' a; Unihan '或')
  3. huò pronoun some / someone
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 或 may be used in Literary Chinese in this sense to indicate one or more from a set of things (Guoyu '或' pronoun 1; Kroll '或'; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 134). For example, 或百步而後止,或五十步而後止。'Some run a hundred paces and stop; some run fifty paces and stop.' (Mengzi: 1.3/1/23, translation by Legge)
  4. míngnián adverb suddenly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '或' b)

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或者或多或少或是或许设或不可或缺净土或问诺贝尔生理学或医学奖

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