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外科手术刀
wài kē shǒu shù dāo



外科手术刀
scalpel


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scalpel
     1. 手术刀
Components
外科手术
wài
     1. out, outside, external
     2. beyond, above
     3. not of one's own family, clan, locality, school, country, etc.; foreign
     4. relatives of one's mother, sister or daughter
           外婆 - maternal grandmother
           外孫 - daughter's son
           外祖父 - maternal grandfather
     1. sort; class; kind
     2. law; regulation
     3. (historical) imperial examination
     4. article; clause
     5. norms; rules
     6. division; branch (of study)
     7. section; department
     8. (taxonomy) family
     9. to pass a sentence
     10. to check; to examine
     11. to punish; to fine or levy taxes
shǒu
     1. hand
     2. expert; master
           高手 - master
     3. -ist; -er
           歌手 - singer
     4. convenient; handy
           手機 - mobile phone
           手冊 - handbook
shù
     1. art; craft; skill; technique
     2. a type of millet
           醫術 - the art of healing
     3. method; tactics
           權術 - political manoeuvre
dāo
     1. knife; blade
     2. single-edged sword; cutlass
     3. (slang) dollar (loanword)
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