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油门
yóu mén

油门
accelerator


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油门yóumén
     1. n. accelerator; gas pedal; throttle
           踩 油門 - to step on the accelerator
Components
yóu
     1. oil; fat; grease; lard
           麻油 - sesame oil
           豬油 - lard
           石油 - petroleum; oil
           機油 - engine oil
     2. to paint
           油 屋 - to paint the house
     3. to be grease-stained
     4. sly; glib
mén
     1. gate; door; entrance; opening
     2. valve; switch
     3. way of doing something, knack
           門路 - way of doing something
     4. family
     5. (religious) sect; school of thought
           佛門 - Buddhism
     6. class; category
     7. combined with keywords to form the names of scandals (from English -gate)
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