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细 (細)

  1. adjective fine / minute / thin / slender
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: Of thin objects
  2. adjective trifling
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
  3. adjective tiny / miniature
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: 细 is synonymous with 小 or 微 in this sense. Etymology: 細:微也。(Shuo Wen)
  4. adjective tender / delicate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: 细 is synonymous with 柔嫩 in this sense.
  5. adverb carefully / attentively / cautiously
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Thought 思想
    Notes: 细 is synonymous with 仔细 or 详细 in this sense.

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详细细胞仔细明细细致毛细细节细心细菌细长精细粗细精打细算细小细化细微纤细细腻细看底细详细度细布细分细颗粒物细胞融合详细内容极细尘三细六粗三细微细三细六麁心细细兰巨细细毛细说细雨细语微细戒轻声细语

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十四‧糸部》 Scroll 14, Mì Radical 10
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《虫部》 Chóng Radical 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《艸部》 Cǎo Radical 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《絳侯周勃世家》 House of Zhou Bo, Marquis of Jiang 2
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《鹿部》 Lù Radical 2
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《子路第十三》 Commentary on Zi Lu XIII 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
文学 Literature - Fragment h (2016-02-04) in Media articles 2
骨架竹园 A Scarecrow 《稻草人》 in A small number of phrases from the writings of Ye Shengtao 1
10. 《鄉黨》 Xiang Dang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
不許 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《內則》 The Pattern of the Family in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
何以足以 《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
《田子方》 Tian Zi-fang in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
竊竊賢人 《雜篇‧庚桑楚》 Miscellaneous Chapters - Geng-sang Chu in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
盡力 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
大行不顧 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
無知 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《漢興以來將相名臣年表》 Yearly Table of Statesmen, Generals and Officials since the Han Dynasty's Founding in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《樂書》 Music in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《士部》 Shì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《皮部》 Pí Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《幺部》 Yāo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《肉部》 Ròu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
條目功夫 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 3
讀者 《學而第一》 Commentary on Xue Er I in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
事物 《泰伯第八》 Commentary on Tai Bo VIII in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《鄉黨第十》 Commentary on Xiang Dang X in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1