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卷尺
juàn chǐ

卷尺
tape measure


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卷尺juǎnchǐ
     1. n. tape measure (graduated ribbon for length measurement)
Components
juǎn
     1. to make a comeback(rfv-sense)
     2. (zh-alt-form, 捲, to roll up; to roll)
     3. (zh-alt-form, 捲, to sweep up; to carry along; to sweep away)
     4. (zh-alt-form, 捲, to embroil; to involve)
     5. (zh-alt-form, 捲, roll; cylinder; tube; scroll)
     6. reel of books
     7. book; scroll
     8. volume; chapter
     9. examination paper
     10. (zh-alt-form, 婘, fine; good)
chǐ
     1. chi; Chinese foot (a traditional Chinese unit of distance based on the human forearm and equal to 10 cun (丈*))
     2. (Mainland) mainland chi; Chinese foot, standardized in 1984 as meter
     3. (Taiwan) Taiwanese foot, standardized as meter and identical to the Japanese shaku
     4. (Hong Kong) chek; Hong Kong foot, standardized as 0.371475 meters
     5. (informal) imperial foot
     6. ruler (straightedge)
     7. tape measure
     8. (music) ((Gongche notation) of re (2).)
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