yuán

  1. yuán verb to aid / to assist
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Help 帮助
    Notes: 援 is synonymous with 帮助 or 救援 in this sense.
  2. yuán verb to grasp / to pull
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 援 is synonymous with 拉 in this sense. Etymology: 援:引也。(Shuo Wen)
  3. yuán verb to quote / to cite
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 援 is synonymous with 引用 in this sense.

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援引救援支援援助增援援手援救攀援求援后援声援奥援援用援兵外援援军马援

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