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面粉
miànfěn

面粉
flour


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面粉miànfěn
     1. n. flour
Components
     1. n. (Min Nan) acne
     2. flour
     3. (anatomy) face
           玉米麵 - corn flour
     4. surface; plane
           麵粉 - flour
     5. aspect; side; respect
     6. dough
     7. side; dimension
     8. noodles
           湯麵 - noodles in soup
     9. (mainland China) powder
           藥麵兒-r - medicinal powder
     10. (mainland China, dialectal) soft and floury
           這 塊 番薯 很 麵。 - This piece of sweet potato is really soft and floury.
fěn
     1. face powder
     2. powder
           麵粉 是 小麥 做 的 粉。 - Flour is a powder made from wheat.
     3. food made from starch or flour (noodles, vermicelli, etc.)
           粉條 - Chinese vermicelli
           涼粉 - grass jelly
           河粉 - he fen noodles
     4. bean or sweet potato noodles
     5. to powder; to become powder
     6. to whitewash
     7. whitewashed; white
     8. pink
           粉色 - pink color
     9. Short for 粉絲 (fan; fanatic)
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