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剪刀
jiǎn dāo

剪刀
scissors




Definitions

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剪刀jiǎndāo
     1. n. scissors
Components
jiǎn
     1. scissors
     2. cut, divide, separate
     3. v. to cut (paper, etc.)
           剪草機 - lawnmower (lit. grass-cutting machine)
           剪刀 - scissors (lit. cutting knife)
dāo
     1. knife; blade
     2. single-edged sword; cutlass
     3. (slang) dollar (loanword)
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