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1曲线 曲線 xiànqu1 xian4variant of 曲線 |曲线 , curve; curved line; curve; curved line; indirect; in a roundabout way
2 Qu1yeast; Aspergillus (includes many common molds); Taiwan pr. [qu2]; bent; crooked; wrong; surname Qu; variant of
3曲折 zhéqu1 zhe2winding; (fig.) complicated
4曲背而行 bèi ér xíngqu1 bei4 er2 xing2to stoop in walking (idiom)
5曲笔 曲筆 qu1 bi3falsification in writing; misrepresentation in written history; deliberate digression
6曲别针 曲別針 bié zhēnqu1 bie2 zhen1paper clip
7曲柄 bǐngqu1 bing3crank handle
8曲柄钻 曲柄鑽 bǐng zuànqu1 bing3 zuan4hand drill with a crank handle
9曲池穴 chí xuéqu1 chi2 xue2Quchi acupoint LI11, at the lateral end of the elbow crease
10曲尺 chǐqu1 chi3set square (tool to measure right angles)
11曲尺楼梯 曲尺樓梯 chǐ lóu qu1 chi3 lou2 ti1staircase with right-angled turn; L-shaped staircase
12曲阜 Qu1 fu4Qufu county level city in Jining 济宁 , Shandong; hometown of Confucius 孔子
13曲阜孔庙 曲阜孔廟 kǒng miàoQu1 fu4 Kong3 miao4temple to Confucius in his hometown Qufu
14曲阜市 shìQu1 fu4 Shi4Qufu county level city in Jining 济宁 , Shandong; hometown of Confucius 孔子
15曲肱而枕 gōng ér zhěnqu1 gong1 er2 zhen3lit. to use one's bent arm as a pillow (idiom); fig. content with simple things
16曲棍 gùnqu1 gun4bent stick; hockey stick
17曲棍球 gùn qiúqu1 gun4 qiu2field hockey
18曲解 jiěqu1 jie3to misrepresent; to misinterpret
19曲尽其妙 曲盡其妙 jìn miàoqu1 jin4 qi2 miao4to bring out (a quality, point, etc.) in a subtle and skillful way (idiom)
20曲颈瓶 曲頸瓶 jǐng píngqu1 jing3 ping2retort; bottle with curved neck
21曲里拐弯 曲裡拐彎 guǎi wānqu1 li3 guai3 wan1winding and turning (idiom)
22曲率 qu1 lu:4curvature
23曲率向量 xiàng liàngqu1 lu:4 xiang4 liang4curvature vector
24曲面 miànqu1 mian4curved surface; surface
25曲面论 曲面論 miàn lùnqu1 mian4 lun4the theory of surfaces
26曲蟮 蛐蟮 shanqu1 shan5variant of 蛐蟮 ; |||earthworm (coll.)
27曲突徙薪 xīnqu1 tu1 xi3 xin1lit. to bend the chimney and remove the firewood (to prevent fire) (idiom); fig. to take preventive measures
28曲线锯 曲線鋸 xiàn juqu1 xian4 ju5jigsaw
29曲线论 曲線論 xiàn lùnqu1 xian4 lun4the theory of curves
30曲线拟合 曲線擬合 xiàn qu1 xian4 ni3 he2curve fitting
31曲线图 曲線圖 xiàn qu1 xian4 tu2line graph; line diagram
32曲意 qu1 yi4against one's will; willy-nilly
33曲意逢迎 féng yíngqu1 yi4 feng2 ying2to bow down to everything sb says or does; to act submissively in order to ingratiate oneself
34曲意奉承 fèng chéngqu1 yi4 feng4 cheng2to blandish (idiom)
35曲意俯就 jiùqu1 yi4 fu3 jiu4to be persuaded to debase oneself (idiom)
36曲意求全 qiú quánqu1 yi4 qiu2 quan2to make special concessions to save a situation (idiom)
37曲折有效 zhé yǒu xiàoqu1 zhe2 you3 xiao4delightfully complicated (of speech or literary work) (idiom)
38曲折迂回 zhé huíqu1 zhe2 yu1 hui2full of twists and turns (idiom)
39曲直 zhíqu1 zhi2lit. crooked and straight; fig. right and wrong, good and evil
40曲直不分 zhí fēnqu1 zhi2 bu4 fen1to not distinguish between right and wrong (idiom)
41曲轴 曲軸 zhóuqu1 zhou2crankshaft
42曲江区 曲江區 jiāng Qu3 jiang1 qu1Qujiang district of Shaoguan City 韶关市 , Guangdong
43曲靖地区 曲靖地區 jìng Qu3 jing4 di4 qu1Qujing prefecture in Yunnan

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