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cǎo

  1. cǎo noun grass / straw
    Domain: Botany 植物学 , Concept: Plant 植物
  2. cǎo noun draft / manuscript
    Domain: Writing 写作
  3. cǎo adjective careless / rough / hasty
    Domain: Thought 思想

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草稿草书草原烟草草地草案草率潦草奇花异草起草斩草除根草木草本草堂寺草字头草头花草草屋行草卷草纹章草今草狂草蔓草杂草香草草泥草庐卷草药草喻草菴束草草图稻草人稻草

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋草》 Explanation of Plants 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 5
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《憲問第十四》 Commentary on Xian Wen XIV 4
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 4
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭統》 A Summary Account of Sacrifices 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《艸部》 Cǎo Radical 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李將軍列傳》 Biography of General Li 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 3

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
小人 12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
14. 《憲問》 Xian Wen in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
宿 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《祭統》 A Summary Account of Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
飲水 《馬蹄》 Horses's Hoofs in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《田子方》 Tian Zi-fang in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《雜篇‧庚桑楚》 Miscellaneous Chapters - Geng-sang Chu in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
農夫不比 《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《讓王》 Kings who have wished to resign the Throne in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《釋地》 Explanation of Earth in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋水》 Explanation of Water in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 8
《釋蟲》 Explanation of Insects in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《歷書》 Calendars in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《天官書》 Astronomy in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《林部》 Lín Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《宀部》 Mián Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《豕部》 Shǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1