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减 (減) jiǎn

  1. jiǎn verb to decrease / to subtract
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (Unihan '減')
  2. jiǎn adjective less than / nearly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量

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减少缩减减排减轻减产减低减弱削减衰减递减偷工减料减号减值减损减压佛说不增不减经不增不减经减省

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《酷吏列傳》 Biographies of Cruel Officials 5
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十二‧水部》 Scroll 12, Shuǐ Radical 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《衛將軍驃騎列傳》 Biography of Cavalry General Wei 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《范睢蔡澤列傳》 Biographies of Fan Sui and Cai Ze 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 1

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
礼减 禮減 禮減而進 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 4

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《釋畜》 Explanation of Domestic Animals in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《樂書》 Music in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
禁錮 《平準書》 Equalization in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《三王世家》 House of the Three Kings in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
大臣 《范睢蔡澤列傳》 Biographies of Fan Sui and Cai Ze in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《刀部》 Dāo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《疒部》 Nì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《卷十二‧水部》 Scroll 12, Shuǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《手部》 Shǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《女部》 Nǚ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《滕文公章句下》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong II in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1