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卷笔刀
juàn bǐ dāo

卷笔刀
sharpener


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卷笔刀juǎnbǐdāo
     1. n. pencil sharpener
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)
     1. writing brush
     2. pen; pencil
     3. stroke (of Chinese characters)
dāo
     1. knife; blade
     2. single-edged sword; cutlass
     3. (slang) dollar (loanword)
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