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直升机
zhí shēng jī



直升机
helicopter


Definitions

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直升机zhíshēngjī
     1. n. helicopter
English > Chinese
helicopter
     1. 直升机
Components
zhí
     1. (ja-forms, 直, 直, 直)
     2. straight; linear; undeviating
     3. to straighten
     4. vertical; upright; erect
     5. honest; fair
     6. straightforward; forthright; frank
     7. directly; straight
           直去 - to go directly to
     8. intentionally; deliberately
     9. (Chinese calligraphy) vertical stroke in Chinese characters
shēng
     1. arise, go up
     2. hoist
     3. advance
     4. an ancient measuring unit
     5. 46th hexagram of the I Ching
     6. 公升, i.e. litre
     7. to rise
     8. to raise
     9. litre
     1. weaving machine; spinning machine
     2. (zh-alt-form, 几, small table; stool)
     3. machine; apparatus; device
     4. mechanism; process
     5. cause; reason
     6. secret; confidential (affair)
     7. opportunity; chance; crucial point
     8. plan; idea
     9. flexible; quick-witted
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