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1时代 時代 shí dàiShi2 dai4age; era; epoch; period (in one's life); Classifiers: ; age; era; epoch; period (in one's life); Classifiers:
2年代 nián dàinian2 dai4a decade of a century (e.g. the Sixties); age; era; period; Classifiers:
3代表 dài biǎodai4 biao3representative; delegate; Classifiers: ; to represent; to stand for; on behalf of; in the name of
4现代 現代 xiàn dàiXian4 dai4modern times; modern age; modern era; Hyundai, South Korean company
5现代化 現代化 xiàn dài huàxian4 dai4 hua4modernization; Classifiers:
6古代 dàigu3 dai4ancient times; olden times
7代替 dài dai4 ti4to replace; to take the place of
8 dàidai4to substitute; to act on behalf of others; to replace; generation; dynasty; age; period; (historical) era; (geological) eon
9一代 dàiyi1 dai4generation
10当代 當代 dāng dàidang1 dai4the present age; the contemporary era
11唐代 táng dàiTang2 dai4Tang dynasty (618-907)
12代谢 代謝 dài xièdai4 xie4replacement; substitution; metabolism (biol.)
13取代 dàiqu3 dai4to replace; to supersede; to supplant; (chemistry) substitution
14代价 代價 dài jiàdai4 jia4price; cost; consideration (in share dealing)
15后代 後代 hòu dàihou4 dai4descendant; progeny; posterity; later ages; later generations
16交代 jiāo dàijiao1 dai4to hand over; to explain; to make clear; to brief (sb); to account for; to justify oneself; to confess; (coll.) to finish
17清代 qīng dàiQing1 dai4the Ch'ing or Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
18代表团 代表團 dài biǎo tuándai4 biao3 tuan2delegation; Classifiers:
19明代 míng dàiMing2 dai4the Ming dynasty (1368-1644)
20四个现代化 四個現代化 ge xiàn dài huàsi4 ge5 xian4 dai4 hua4Deng Xiaoping's four modernizations practiced from the 1980s (possibly planned together with Zhou Enlai), namely: modernization of industry, agriculture, national defense and science and technology; abbr. to 四化
21宋代 sòng dàiSong4 dai4Song dynasty (960-1279)
22代表性 dài biǎo xìngdai4 biao3 xing4representativeness; representative; typical
23历代 歷代 dàili4 dai4successive generations; successive dynasties; past dynasties
24新陈代谢 新陳代謝 xīn chén dài xièxin1 chen2 dai4 xie4metabolism (biology); the new replaces the old (idiom)
25汉代 漢代 hàn dàiHan4 dai4the Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)
26替代 dàiti4 dai4to substitute for; to replace; to supersede
27代理人 dài réndai4 li3 ren2agent
28代理 dài dai4 li3to act on behalf of sb in a responsible position; to act as an agent or proxy; surrogate; (computing) proxy
29世代 shì dàishi4 dai4for many generations; generation; era; age
30全国人民代表大会 全國人民代表大會 quán guó rén mín dài biǎo huìQuan2 guo2 Ren2 min2 Dai4 biao3 Da4 hui4(Chinese) National People's Congress; abbr. to 人大
31代表人物 dài biǎo rén dai4 biao3 ren2 wu4representative individual (of a school of thought)
32元代 yuán dàiYuan2 dai4the Yuan or Mongol dynasty (1279-1368)
33现代人 現代人 xiàn dài rénxian4 dai4 ren2modern man; Homo sapiens
34代数 代數 dài shùdai4 shu4algebra
35下一代 xià dàixia4 yi1 dai4the next generation
36三代 sān dàisan1 dai4three generations of a family; the three earliest dynasties (Xia, Shang and Zhou)
37五代 dàiWu3 dai4Five Dynasties, period of history between the fall of the Tang dynasty (907) and the founding of the Song dynasty (960), when five would-be dynasties were established in quick succession in North China
38划时代 劃時代 huà shí dàihua4 shi2 dai4epoch-marking
39全国代表大会 全國代表大會 quán guó dài biǎo huìquan2 guo2 dai4 biao3 da4 hui4national general congress; Communist party national congress, in recent times every five years
40新石器时代 新石器時代 xīn shí shí dàiXin1 shi2 qi4 Shi2 dai4Neolithic Era
41近代史 jìn dài shǐjin4 dai4 shi3modern history (for China, from the Opium Wars until the fall of the Qing Dynasty, i.e. mid-19th to early 20th century)
42现代派 現代派 xiàn dài pàixian4 dai4 pai4modernist faction; modernists
43百代过客 百代過客 bǎi dài guò bai3 dai4 guo4 ke4people of the past generations (idiom)
44拜托代劳 拜托代勞 bài tuō dài láobai4 tuo1 dai4 lao2to request to do sth. for sb. else (idiom)
45班代 bān dàiban1 dai4(Tw) class representative; class president
46包办代替 包辦代替 bāo bàn dài bao1 ban4 dai4 ti4to do everything oneself (idiom); not to allow others in on the act
47布尔代数 布爾代數 ěr dài shùBu4 er3 dai4 shu4Boolean algebra
48朝代 cháo dàichao2 dai4dynasty; reign (of a king)
49抽象代数 抽象代數 chōu xiàng dài shùchou1 xiang4 dai4 shu4abstract algebra
50初等代数 初等代數 chū děng dài shùchu1 deng3 dai4 shu4elementary algebra
51传代 傳代 chuán dàichuan2 dai4to pass to the next generation
52传宗接代 傳宗接代 chuán zōng jiē dàichuan2 zong1 jie1 dai4to carry on one's ancestral line
53春秋代谢 春秋代謝 chūn qiū dài xièchun1 qiu1 dai4 xie4seasonal changes (idiom)
54春秋时代 春秋時代 chūn qiū shí dàiChun1 qiu1 Shi2 dai4Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC)
55春秋战国时代 春秋戰國時代 chūn qiū zhàn guó shí dàiChun1 qiu1 Zhan4 guo2 Shi2 dai4the Spring and Autumn (770-476 BC) and Warring States (475-221 BC) periods; Eastern Zhou (770-221 BC)
56代班 dài bāndai4 ban1(Tw) to take over sb's job; to substitute for
57代办 代辦 dài bàndai4 ban4to act for sb else; to act on sb's behalf; an agent; a diplomatic representative; a chargé d'affaires
58代笔 代筆 dài dai4 bi3to write on behalf of sb; to ghostwrite
59代币 代幣 dài dai4 bi4token (used instead of money for slot machines, in game arcades etc)
60代表处 代表處 dài biǎo chùdai4 biao3 chu4representative office
61代表队 代表隊 dài biǎo duìdai4 biao3 dui4delegation
62代表作 dài biǎo zuòdai4 biao3 zuo4representative work (of an author or artist)
63代步 dài dai4 bu4to get around using a conveyance (car, bicycle, sedan chair etc); to ride (or drive); means of transportation
64代步车 代步車 dài chēdai4 bu4 che1vehicle; (more specifically) mobility vehicle (mobility scooter, electric wheelchair, Segway etc)
65代拆代行 dài chāi dài xíngdai4 chai1 dai4 xing2authorized to open letters and act during another's absence; to take up the duties of an official who is on leave (idiom)
66代偿 代償 dài chángdai4 chang2(medical) compensation; to repay a debt or obligation in place of someone else
67代称 代稱 dài chēngdai4 cheng1alternative name; to refer to sth by another name; antonomasia
68代词 代詞 dài dai4 ci2pronoun
69代代 dài dàidai4 dai4from generation to generation; generation after generation
70代代相传 代代相傳 dài dài xiāng chuándai4 dai4 xiang1 chuan2passed on from generation to generation (idiom); to hand down
71代祷 代禱 dài dǎodai4 dao3to pray on behalf of sb
72代顿 代頓 dài dùnDai4 dun4Dayton (city in Ohio)
73代尔夫特 代爾夫特 dài ěr Dai4 er3 fu1 te4Delft, Zuid-Holland, the Netherlands
74代工 dài gōngdai4 gong1subcontract work; OEM (original equipment manufacturer) supplier
75代沟 代溝 dài gōudai4 gou1generation gap
76代购 代購 dài gòudai4 gou4to buy (on behalf of sb)
77代管 dài guǎndai4 guan3to administer; to manage; to hold in trust or escrow
78代号 代號 dài hàodai4 hao4code name
79代考 dài kǎodai4 kao3to take a test or exam for sb
80代课 代課 dài dai4 ke4to teach as substitute for absent teacher
81代客泊车 代客泊車 dài chēdai4 ke4 bo2 che1valet parking
82代扣 dài kòudai4 kou4to withhold tax (from employee's salary)
83代劳 代勞 dài láodai4 lao2to do sth in place of sb else
84代理商 dài shāngdai4 li3 shang1agent
85代利斯 dài Dai4 li4 si1Dallys, Algerian seaport and naval base
86代码 代碼 dài dai4 ma3code
87代码段 代碼段 dài duàndai4 ma3 duan4code segment
88代码页 代碼頁 dài dai4 ma3 ye4code page
89代名词 代名詞 dài míng dai4 ming2 ci2pronoun; synonym; byword
90代拿买特 代拿買特 dài mǎi dai4 na2 mai3 te4dynamite (loanword)
91代人受过 代人受過 dài rén shòu guòdai4 ren2 shou4 guo4to take the blame for sb else; to be made a scapegoat
92代人受罪 dài rén shòu zuìdai4 ren2 shou4 zui4to suffer for sb. else's crime (idiom)
93代人说项 代人說項 dài rén shuō xiàngdai4 ren2 shuo1 xiang4to intercede for someone; to speak for someone (idiom)
94代人作刀 dài rén zuò dāodai4 ren2 zuo4 dao1to ghostwrite for; to write (an article etc.) for someone else (idiom)
95代入 dài dai4 ru4to substitute into
96代收货款 代收貨款 dài shōu huò kuǎndai4 shou1 huo4 kuan3collect on delivery (COD)
97代书 代書 dài shūdai4 shu1to write for sb else; a lawyer who writes legal documents for his clients
98代数簇 代數簇 dài shù dai4 shu4 cu4algebraic variety (math.)
99代数方程 代數方程 dài shù fāng chéngdai4 shu4 fang1 cheng2algebraic equation; polynomial equation
100代数函数 代數函數 dài shù hán shùdai4 shu4 han2 shu4(math.) algebraic function
101代数函数论 代數函數論 dài shù hán shù lùndai4 shu4 han2 shu4 lun4algebraic function theory (math.)
102代数和 代數和 dài shù dai4 shu4 he2algebraic sum
103代数基本定理 代數基本定理 dài shù běn dìng dai4 shu4 ji1 ben3 ding4 li3fundamental theorem of algebra
104代数几何 代數幾何 dài shù dai4 shu4 ji3 he2algebraic geometry
105代数几何学 代數幾何學 dài shù xuédai4 shu4 ji3 he2 xue2algebraic geometry
106代数结构 代數結構 dài shù jié gòudai4 shu4 jie2 gou4algebraic structure
107代数量 代數量 dài shù liàngdai4 shu4 liang4algebraic quantity
108代数流行 代數流行 dài shù liú xíngdai4 shu4 liu2 xing2(math.) manifold
109代数曲面 代數曲面 dài shù miàndai4 shu4 qu1 mian4algebraic surface
110代数曲线 代數曲線 dài shù xiàndai4 shu4 qu1 xian4algebraic curve
111代数群 代數群 dài shù qúndai4 shu4 qun2algebraic group (math.)
112代数式 代數式 dài shù shìdai4 shu4 shi4algebraic formula
113代数数域 代數數域 dài shù shù dai4 shu4 shu4 yu4algebraic number field (math.)
114代数拓扑 代數拓撲 dài shù tuò dai4 shu4 tuo4 pu1algebraic topology (math.)
115代数学 代數學 dài shù xuédai4 shu4 xue2algebra (as branch of math.)
116代数学基本定理 代數學基本定理 dài shù xué běn dìng dai4 shu4 xue2 ji1 ben3 ding4 li3fundamental theorem of algebra (every polynomial has a complex root)
117代糖 dài tángdai4 tang2sugar substitute
118代替父母 dài dai4 ti4 fu4 mu3in place of sb's parents; in loco parentis (law)
119代替者 dài zhědai4 ti4 zhe3substitute
120代填 dài tiándai4 tian2to fill in a form for sb else
121代县 代縣 dài xiànDai4 xian4Dai county in Xinzhou 忻州 , Shanxi
122代销 代銷 dài xiāodai4 xiao1to sell as agent; to sell on commission (e.g. insurance policies); proxy sale (of stocks)
123代销店 代銷店 dài xiāo diàndai4 xiao1 dian4outlet; commission shop; agency
124代写 代寫 dài xiědai4 xie3to write as substitute for sb; a ghost writer; plagiarism
125代行 dài xíngdai4 xing2to act as a substitute; to act on sb's behalf
126代言 dài yándai4 yan2to be a spokesperson; to be an ambassador (for a brand); to endorse
127代言人 dài yán réndai4 yan2 ren2spokesperson
128代孕 dài yùndai4 yun4surrogate pregnancy
129代之以 dài zhī dai4 zhi1 yi3(has been) replaced with; (its) place has been taken by
130代宗 dài zōngDai4 zong1Daizong, Temple name of seventh Ming emperor Jingtai 景泰
131代罪 dài zuìdai4 zui4to redeem oneself; to make up for one's misdeeds
132代罪羔羊 dài zuì gāo yángdai4 zui4 gao1 yang2scapegoat
133当代史 當代史 dāng dài shǐdang1 dai4 shi3contemporary history
134当代新儒家 當代新儒家 dāng dài xīn jiāDang1 dai4 Xin1 Ru2 jia1Contemporary New Confucianism; see 新儒家
135党代会 黨代會 dǎng dài huìdang3 dai4 hui4party congress (of the Communist Party of China)
136第二代 èr dàidi4 er4 dai4second generation
137第六代 liù dàidi4 liu4 dai4sixth generation
138第三代 sān dàidi4 san1 dai4third generation
139第四代 dàidi4 si4 dai4fourth generation
140第五代 dàidi4 wu3 dai4fifth generation
141第五个现代化 第五個現代化 xiàn dài huàdi4 wu3 ge4 xian4 dai4 hua4fifth modernization, i.e. democracy, cf Deng Xiaoping's Four Modernizations 邓小平 , 四个现代化
142第一代 dàidi4 yi1 dai4first generation
143地质年代表 地質年代表 zhì nián dài biǎodi4 zhi4 nian2 dai4 biao3geological time scale
144迭代 dié dàidie2 dai4iteration (math.); repeated substitution
145都什么年代了 都什麼年代了 dōu shén me nián dài ledou1 shen2 me5 nian2 dai4 le5What decade are you living in?; That's so out-of-date!
146独二代 獨二代 èr dàidu2 er4 dai4second generation only child
147断代 斷代 duàn dàiduan4 dai4periodization (of history)
148断定时代 斷定時代 duàn dìng shí dàiduan4 ding4 shi2 dai4to date sth. (linguistics)
149断种绝代 斷種絕代 duàn zhǒng jué dàiduan4 zhong3 jue2 dai4One's family line stops. (idiom)
150恶意代码 惡意代碼 è dài e4 yi4 dai4 ma3malicious code (e.g. virus); malware
151二代 èr dàier4 dai4secondary; twice in the year (of generations of insects, harvests etc)
152法定代表人 dìng dài biǎo rénfa3 ding4 dai4 biao3 ren2(law) legal representative of a corporation (e.g. chairman of the board of a company, principal of a school etc)
153反身代词 反身代詞 fǎn shēn dài fan3 shen1 dai4 ci2reflexive pronoun
154泛代数 泛代數 fàn dài shùfan4 dai4 shu4universal algebra
155飞鸟时代 飛鳥時代 fēi niǎo shí dàiFei1 niao3 Shi2 dai4Asuka Period in Japanese history (538-710 AD)
156分解代谢 分解代謝 fēn jiě dài xièfen1 jie3 dai4 xie4catabolism (biology); metabolic breaking down and waste disposal; dissimilation
157分手代理 fēn shǒu dài fen1 shou3 dai4 li3"break-up agent", person who acts for sb who wishes to terminate a relationship but does not have the heart to do so
158风华绝代 風華絕代 fēng huá jué dàifeng1 hua2 jue2 dai4magnificent style unmatched in his generation (idiom); peerless talent
159封建时代 封建時代 fēng jiàn shí dàifeng1 jian4 shi2 dai4feudal times
160富不过三代 富不過三代 guò sān dàifu4 bu4 guo4 san1 dai4wealth never survives three generations (idiom)
161富二代 èr dàifu4 er4 dai4children of entrepreneurs who became wealthy under Deng Xiaoping's economic reforms in the 1980s; see also 穷二代
162复兴时代 復興時代 xīng shí dàiFu4 xing1 Shi2 dai4the Renaissance
163改朝换代 改朝換代 gǎi cháo huàn dàigai3 chao2 huan4 dai4to transition to a new dynasty or regime
164高等代数 高等代數 gāo děng dài shùgao1 deng3 dai4 shu4higher algebra
165高维代数簇 高維代數簇 gāo wéi dài shù gao1 wei2 dai4 shu4 cu4(math.) higher dimensional algebraic variety
166更代 gēng dàigeng1 dai4substitution; replacing former general; change of leader
167更新换代 更新換代 gēng xīn huàn dàigeng1 xin1 huan4 dai4reform and renewal; generational change
168功垂万代 功垂萬代 gōng chuí wàn dàigong1 chui2 wan4 dai4contribution that will benefit generations to come (idiom)
169工业现代化 工業現代化 gōng xiàn dài huàgong1 ye4 xian4 dai4 hua4modernization of industry, one of Deng Xiaoping's Four Modernizations
170功昭一代 gōng zhāo dàigong1 zhao1 yi1 dai4The accomplishments are dear to a whole era. (idiom)
171古代史 dài shǐgu3 dai4 shi3ancient history
172股票代号 股票代號 piào dài hàogu3 piao4 dai4 hao4ticker symbol (to identify share coupon)
173古生代 shēng dàiGu3 sheng1 dai4Paleozoic, geological era 545-250m years ago, covering Cambrian 寒武纪 , Ordovician 奥陶纪 , Silurian 志留纪 , Devonian 泥盆纪 , Carboniferous 石炭纪 , Permian 二叠纪
174瓜代 guā dàigua1 dai4a changeover of personnel; a new shift; (lit.) replacement for soldier on leave for the melon-picking season
175官二代 guān èr dàiguan1 er4 dai4children of officials; word created by analogy with 富二代
176关系代名词 關係代名詞 guān xi dài míng guan1 xi5 dai4 ming2 ci2relative pronoun
177国防现代化 國防現代化 guó fáng xiàn dài huàguo2 fang2 xian4 dai4 hua4modernization of national defense, one of Deng Xiaoping's Four Modernizations
178国际货运代理 國際貨運代理 guó huò yùn dài guo2 ji4 huo4 yun4 dai4 li3international transport agency
179国家代码 國家代碼 guó jiā dài guo2 jia1 dai4 ma3country code
180合成代谢 合成代謝 chéng dài xièhe2 cheng2 dai4 xie4anabolism (biology); constructive metabolism (using energy to make proteins etc); assimilation
181黑暗时代 黑暗時代 hēi àn shí dàiHei1 an4 Shi2 dai4Dark Ages
182后现代主义 後現代主義 hòu xiàn dài zhǔ hou4 xian4 dai4 zhu3 yi4postmodernism
183换代 換代 huàn dàihuan4 dai4to transition to a new dynasty or regime; to replace an older product with an upgraded, new-generation one
184黄金时代 黃金時代 huáng jīn shí dàihuang2 jin1 shi2 dai4golden age
185荐贤自代 薦賢自代 jiàn xián dàijian4 xian2 zi4 dai4to recommend one's own successor (idiom)
186交换代数 交換代數 jiāo huàn dài shùjiao1 huan4 dai4 shu4(math.) commutative algebra
187交换代数学 交換代數學 jiāo huàn dài shù xuéjiao1 huan4 dai4 shu4 xue2(math.) commutative algebra
188借代 jiè dàijie4 dai4metonymy
189金代 jīn dàiJin1 dai4Jin Dynasty (1115-1234), founded by the Jurchen 女真 people of North China, a precursor of the Mongol Yuan Dynasty
190晋代 晉代 jìn dàiJin4 dai4the not-very-distant past; modern times, excluding recent decades; (in the context of Chinese history) the period from the Opium Wars until the May 4th Movement (mid-19th century to 1919); capitalist times (pre-1949); Jin Dynasty (265-420)
191近现代史 近現代史 jìn xiàn dài shǐjin4 xian4 dai4 shi3modern history and contemporary history
192旧时代 舊時代 jiù shí dàijiu4 shi2 dai4former times; the olden days
193旧石器时代 舊石器時代 jiù shí shí dàiJiu4 shi2 qi4 Shi2 dai4Paleolithic Era
194旧五代史 舊五代史 jiù dài shǐJiu4 Wu3 dai4 shi3History of the Five Dynasties (between Tang and Song), eighteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史 , 150 scrolls
195绝代 絕代 jué dàijue2 dai4peerless; unmatched in his generation; incomparable (talent, beauty)
196绝代佳人 絕代佳人 jué dài jiā rénjue2 dai4 jia1 ren2beauty unmatched in her generation (idiom); woman of peerless elegance; prettiest girl ever
197绝代隹人 絕代隹人 jué dài zhuī rénjue2 dai4 zhui1 ren2beauty unmatched in her generation (成语 saw); woman of peerless elegance; prettiest girl ever
198开放源代码 開放源代碼 kāi fàng yuán dài kai1 fang4 yuan2 dai4 ma3see 开放源码
199科学技术现代化 科學技術現代化 xué shù xiàn dài huàke1 xue2 ji4 shu4 xian4 dai4 hua4modernization of science and technology, one of Deng Xiaoping's Four Modernizations
200克朗代克 lǎng dài Ke4 lang3 dai4 ke4Klondike in northwest Canada
201旷代 曠代 kuàng dàikuang4 dai4unrivalled; without peer in this generation
202酪氨酸代谢病 酪氨酸代謝病 lào ān suān dài xiè bìnglao4 an1 suan1 dai4 xie4 bing4yrosinosis
203李代数 李代數 dài shùLi3 dai4 shu4Lie algebra (math.)
204李代桃僵 dài táo jiāngli3 dai4 tao2 jiang1lit. the plum tree withers in place of the peach tree; to substitute one thing for another; to carry the can for sb
205历代志上 歷代志上 dài zhì shàngLi4 dai4 zhi4 shang4First book of Chronicles
206历代志下 歷代志下 dài zhì xiàLi4 dai4 zhi4 xia4Second book of Chronicles
207硫代硫酸钠 硫代硫酸鈉 liú dài liú suān liu2 dai4 liu2 suan1 na4sodium hyposulfide; sodium thiosulfate
208刘宋时代 劉宋時代 liú sòng shí dàiLiu2 Song4 Shi2 dai4Song of the Southern dynasties (420-479), with capital at Nanjing
209六朝时代 六朝時代 liù cháo shí dàiLiu4 Chao2 Shi2 dai4the Six Dynasties period (222-589) between Han and Tang
210六十年代 liù shí nián dàiliu4 shi2 nian2 dai4the sixties; the 1960s
211卤代烃 鹵代烴 dài tīnglu3 dai4 ting1haloalkane (obtained from hydrocarbon by substituting halogen for hydrogen, e.g. chlorobenzene or the CFCs)
212马尔代夫 馬爾代夫 ěr dài Ma3 er3 dai4 fu1the Maldives
213蒙代尔 蒙代爾 méng dài ěrMeng2 dai4 er3Walter Mondale (1928-), US democratic politician, US vice-president 1977-1981 and ambassador to Japan 1993-1996
214末代 dàimo4 dai4final generation
215末代皇帝 dài huáng mo4 dai4 huang2 di4the Last Emperor, biopic of Pu Yi 溥仪 by Bernardo Bertolucci
216母乳代 dàimu3 ru3 dai4substitute for mother's milk; milk powder
217奈良时代 奈良時代 nài liáng shí dàiNai4 liang2 Shi2 dai4Nara period (710-794) in early Japanese history
218能量代谢 能量代謝 néng liàng dài xièneng2 liang4 dai4 xie4energy metabolism
219逆向代名 xiàng dài míngni4 xiang4 dai4 ming2backward pronominalization (linguistics)
220年代初 nián dài chūnian2 dai4 chu1beginning of an age; beginning of a decade
221年代学 年代學 nián dài xuénian2 dai4 xue2chronology (the science of determining the dates of past events)
222农业现代化 農業現代化 nóng xiàn dài huànong2 ye4 xian4 dai4 hua4modernization of agriculture, one of Deng Xiaoping's Four Modernizations
223平安时代 平安時代 píng ān shí dàiPing2 an1 Shi2 dai4Heian period (794-1185), period of Japanese history
224七十年代 shí nián dàiqi1 shi2 nian2 dai4the seventies; the 1970s
225千秋万代 千秋萬代 qiān qiū wàn dàiqian1 qiu1 wan4 dai4throughout the ages
226千禧一代 qiān dàiQian1 xi3 Yi1 dai4Generation Y; Millennial Generation
227倩人代笔 倩人代筆 qiàn rén dài qian4 ren2 dai4 bi3to ask sb. to write on one's behalf (idiom)
228亲代 親代 qīn dàiqin1 dai4parent's generation; previous generation
229秦代 qín dàiQin2 dai4Qin dynasty (221-207 BC), founded by the first emperor Qin Shihuang 秦始皇 , the first dynasty to rule the whole of China
230清代通史 qīng dài tōng shǐQing1 dai4 tong1 shi3General history of the Qing dynasty, compiled under Xiao Yishan 蕭一山
231青铜器时代 青銅器時代 qīng tóng shí dàiQing1 tong2 qi4 Shi2 dai4the Bronze Age; also written 青铜时代
232穷二代 窮二代 qióng èr dàiqiong2 er4 dai4those who did not benefit from the Chinese economic reforms of the 1980s; see also 富二代
233取代基 dài qu3 dai4 ji1substituent (chemistry)
234取而代之 ér dài zhīqu3 er2 dai4 zhi1to substitute for sb; to remove and replace
235全国人民代表大会常务委员会 全國人民代表大會常務委員會 quán guó rén mín dài biǎo huì cháng wěi yuán huìQuan2 guo2 Ren2 min2 Dai4 biao3 Da4 hui4 Chang2 wu4 Wei3 yuan2 hui4Standing Committee of the National People's Congress
236全权代表 全權代表 quán quán dài biǎoquan2 quan2 dai4 biao3a plenipotentiary (representative)
237全盛时代 全盛時代 quán shèng shí dàiquan2 sheng4 shi2 dai4heyday; zenith; prime
238人称代词 人稱代詞 rén chēng dài ren2 cheng1 dai4 ci2personal pronoun
239人民代表 rén mín dài biǎoren2 min2 dai4 biao3deputy to the People's Congress
240日据时代 日據時代 shí dàiRi4 ju4 shi2 dai4the era of Japanese occupation
241容华绝代 容華絕代 róng huá jué dàirong2 hua2 jue2 dai4to be blessed with rare and radiant beauty (idiom)
242三代同堂 sān dài tóng tángsan1 dai4 tong2 tang2three generations under one roof
243三个代表 三個代表 sān dài biǎoSan1 ge4 Dai4 biao3the Three Represents enunciated by Jiang Zemin 江泽民 as the duty of the Chinese Communist party in 2001, namely: to represent productivity of an advanced society, forward progress of advanced culture and the fundamental interests of the people
244三国时代 三國時代 sān guó shí dàisan1 guo2 shi2 dai4the Three Kingdoms period after the break-up of the Han (220-280)
245商代 shāng dàiShang1 dai4the prehistoric Shang dynasty (c. 16th-11th century BC)
246商务代表 商務代表 shāng dài biǎoshang1 wu4 dai4 biao3commercial representative
247上代 shàng dàishang4 dai4previous generation
248升级换代 升級換代 shēng huàn dàisheng1 ji2 huan4 dai4to upgrade and update; to renovate and change the dynasty (idiom)
249圣代 聖代 shèng dàisheng4 dai4sundae (loanword)
250尸祝代庖 屍祝代庖 shī zhù dài páoshi1 zhu4 dai4 pao2to perform a duty on behalf of another without authorization (idiom)
251时代不同,风尚不同 時代不同,風尚不同 shí dài tóng , fēng shàng tóngshi2 dai4 bu4 tong2 , feng1 shang4 bu4 tong2customs change with time (idiom); other times, other manners; O Tempora, O Mores!
252时代广场 時代廣場 shí dài guǎng chǎngShi2 dai4 Guang3 chang3Times Square
253时代华纳 時代華納 shí dài huá Shi2 dai4 Hua2 na4Time Warner Inc., US media company
254石器时代 石器時代 shí shí dàiShi2 qi4 Shi2 dai4Stone Age
255世代交替 shì dài jiāo shi4 dai4 jiao1 ti4alternation of generations
256世代相传 世代相傳 shì dài xiāng chuánshi4 dai4 xiang1 chuan2passed on from generation to generation (idiom); to hand down
257世界维吾尔代表大会 世界維吾爾代表大會 shì jiè wéi ěr dài biǎo huìShi4 jie4 Wei2 wu2 er3 Dai4 biao3 Da4 hui4World Uighur Congress
258示例代码 示例代碼 shì dài shi4 li4 dai4 ma3sample code (computing)
259世世代代 shì shì dài dàishi4 shi4 dai4 dai4for many generations
260首席代表 shǒu dài biǎoshou3 xi2 dai4 biao3chief representative
261隋代 suí dàiSui2 dai4Sui dynasty (581-617)
262太古代 tài dàiTai4 gu3 dai4Archaeozoic (geological era before 2500m years ago)
263唐代宗 táng dài zōngTang2 Dai4 zong1Emperor Taizong of Tang (727-779), reign name of ninth Tang emperor Li Yu 李豫 , reigned 762-779
264桃僵李代 táo jiāng dàitao2 jiang1 li3 dai4to palm off a substitute for the real thing (idiom)
265替代能源 dài néng yuánti4 dai4 neng2 yuan2alternative energy
266替代品 dài pǐnti4 dai4 pin3substitute; alternative
267替代燃料 dài rán liàoti4 dai4 ran2 liao4alternative fuel
268替人代饮 替人代飲 rén dài yǐnti4 ren2 dai4 yin3to drink on sb.'s behalf as a forfeit (idiom)
269同时代 同時代 tóng shí dàitong2 shi2 dai4contemporary
270托马斯・哈代 托馬斯・哈代 tuō · dàiTuo1 ma3 si1 · Ha1 dai4Thomas Hardy (1840-1928), English author; Thomas Hardy (1840-1928), English author
271万代 萬代 wàn dàiWan4 dai4Bandai toy company
272万代兰 萬代蘭 wàn dài lánWan4 dai4 lan2Vanda genus of orchids
273万代千秋 萬代千秋 wàn dài qiān qiūwan4 dai4 qian1 qiu1after innumerable ages
274伪代码 偽代碼 wěi dài wei3 dai4 ma3pseudocode
275无从交代 無從交代 cóng jiāo dàiwu2 cong2 jiao1 dai4to have no way of confessing (idiom)
276无法替代 無法替代 dàiwu2 fa3 ti4 dai4irreplaceable
277五代十国 五代十國 dài shí guóWu3 dai4 Shi2 guo2Five Dynasties (907-960) and Ten Kingdoms (902-979), period of political turmoil in ancient China
278五代史 dài shǐWu3 dai4 shi3History of the Five Dynasties, eighteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史 , 150 scrolls
279五七一代 dàiwu3 qi1 yi1 dai4generation of 1957; refers to Mao's anti-rightist purge of 1957
280物主代词 物主代詞 zhǔ dài wu4 zhu3 dai4 ci2possessive pronoun
281夏代 xià dàiXia4 dai4Xia or Hsia dynasty c. 2000 BC
282显生代 顯生代 xiǎn shēng dàiXian3 sheng1 dai4Phanerozoic, geological eon lasting since the Cambrian 寒武纪 , c. 540m year ago
283现代集团 現代集團 xiàn dài tuánXian4 dai4 Ji2 tuan2Hyundai, the Korean corporation
284现代史 現代史 xiàn dài shǐxian4 dai4 shi3modern history
285现代舞 現代舞 xiàn dài xian4 dai4 wu3modern dance
286现代五项 現代五項 xiàn dài xiàngxian4 dai4 wu3 xiang4modern pentathlon
287现代新儒家 現代新儒家 xiàn dài xīn jiāXian4 dai4 Xin1 Ru2 jia1Modern New Confucianism; see also 新儒家
288现代形式 現代形式 xiàn dài xíng shìxian4 dai4 xing2 shi4the modern form
289现代性 現代性 xiàn dài xìngxian4 dai4 xing4modernity
290现代音乐 現代音樂 xiàn dài yīn yuèxian4 dai4 yin1 yue4modern music; contemporary music
291线性代数 線性代數 xiàn xìng dài shùxian4 xing4 dai4 shu4linear algebra
292相互代词 相互代詞 xiāng dài xiang1 hu4 dai4 ci2reciprocal pronoun
293向量代数 向量代數 xiàng liàng dài shùxiang4 liang4 dai4 shu4vector algebra
294新生代 xīn shēng dàixin1 sheng1 dai4new generation
295新时代 新時代 xīn shí dàixin1 shi2 dai4new age
296新五代史 xīn dài shǐXin1 Wu3 dai4 shi3Later History of the Five Dynasties (between Tang and Song), nineteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史 in 1053 during Northern Song Dynasty, 74 scrolls
297新一代 xīn dàixin1 yi1 dai4new generation
298信息时代 信息時代 xìn shí dàixin4 xi1 shi2 dai4information age
299星二代 xīng èr dàixing1 er4 dai4children of celebrities
300一代不如一代 dài dàiyi1 dai4 bu4 ru2 yi1 dai4to be getting worse with each generation
301一代宗匠 dài zōng jiàngyi1 dai4 zong1 jiang4a greatly respected master (idiom)
302疑问代词 疑問代詞 wèn dài yi2 wen4 dai4 ci2interrogative pronoun ( , 什么 , 哪儿 etc)
303以耳代目 ěr dài yi3 er3 dai4 mu4to rely upon hearsay instead of seeing for oneself (idiom)
304以罚代刑 以罰代刑 dài xíngyi3 fa2 dai4 xing2to replace punishment with a fine (idiom)
305以工代干 以工代幹 gōng dài gànyi3 gong1 dai4 gan4to appoint a worker as an official (idiom)
306以工代赈 以工代賑 gōng dài zhènyi3 gong1 dai4 zhen4to provide work to relieve poverty
307以目代纲 以目代綱 dài gāngyi3 mu4 dai4 gang1to use the secondary to replace the primary (idiom)
308以权代法 以權代法 quán dài yi3 quan2 dai4 fa3to handle a case by using one's power instead of using legal channels (idiom)
309以言代法 yán dài yi3 yan2 dai4 fa3to substitute one's words for the law (idiom); high-handedly putting one's orders above the law
310以言代法,以权压法 以言代法,以權壓法 yán dài , quán yi3 yan2 dai4 fa3 , yi3 quan2 ya1 fa3to substitute one's words for the law and abuse power to crush it (idiom); completely lawless behavior; Might makes right.
311英代尔 英代爾 yīng dài ěrying1 dai4 er3Intel
312源代码 源代碼 yuán dài yuan2 dai4 ma3source code (computing)
313元古代 yuán dàiYuan2 gu3 dai4Proterozoic (geological era 2500-540m years ago)
314原子时代 原子時代 yuán shí dàiyuan2 zi3 shi2 dai4atomic era
315约翰・厄普代克 約翰・厄普代克 yuē hàn · È dài Yue1 han4 · E4 pu3 dai4 ke4John Updike, US novelist (1932-2009), Pulitzer Prize winner; John Updike, US novelist (1932-2009), Pulitzer Prize winner
316越俎代庖 yuè dài páoyue4 zu3 dai4 pao2lit. to go beyond the sacrificial altar and take over the kitchen (idiom); fig. to exceed one's place and meddle in other people's affairs; to take matters into one's own hands
317在位时代 在位時代 zài wèi shí dàizai4 wei4 shi2 dai4reign (of a king, emperor etc)
318战国时代 戰國時代 zhàn guó shí dàiZhan4 guo2 Shi2 dai4the Warring States period (475-221 BC); Japanese Warring States period (15th-17th century)
319长子代父 長子代父 zhǎng dài zhang3 zi3 dai4 fu4An elder son must take his father's place. (idiom)
320证券代销 證券代銷 zhèng quàn dài xiāozheng4 quan4 dai4 xiao1proxy sale of securities
321指代 zhǐ dàizhi3 dai4to refer to; to be used in place of
322指示代词 指示代詞 zhǐ shì dài zhi3 shi4 dai4 ci2demonstrative pronoun
323中国古代四大美女 中國古代四大美女 zhōng guó dài měi Zhong1 guo2 gu3 dai4 si4 da4 mei3 nu:3Four legendary beauties of ancient China, namely: Xi Shi 西施 , Wang Zhaojun 王昭君 , Diaochan 貂蟬 |貂蝉 and Yang Yuhuan 楊玉環 |杨玉环 or Yang Guifei 楊貴妃 |杨贵妃
324中生代 zhōng shēng dàiZhong1 sheng1 dai4Mesozoic (geological era 250-65m years ago, covering Triassic 三叠纪 , Jurassic 侏罗纪 and Cretaceous 白垩纪 )
325中石器时代 中石器時代 zhōng shí shí dàiZhong1 shi2 qi4 Shi2 dai4Mesolithic Era
326周代 zhōu dàiZhou1 dai4Zhou dynasty (1046-221 BC)
327追寻现代中国 追尋現代中國 zhuī xún xiàn dài zhōng guózhui1 xun2 xian4 dai4 Zhong1 guo2In search of Modern China by Jonathan D Spence 史景迁
328子代 dàizi3 dai4offspring; child's generation
329冰河时代 冰河時代 bīng shí dàibing1 he2 shi2 dai4ice age
330代餐 dài cāndai4 can1meal replacement
331代换 代換 dài huàndai4 huan4to substitute; to replace
332代字 dài dai4 zi4abbreviated name of an entity (e.g. 皖政 , a short name for 安徽省人民政府 ); code name; (old) pronoun
333代字号 代字號 dài hàodai4 zi4 hao4swung dash; tilde (~)
334积代会 積代會 dài huìji1 dai4 hui4(Cultural Revolution term) conference of activist representatives (abbr. for 积极分子代表大会 )

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