Meaning of 沈

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(Trad.: 瀋)
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Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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Example Sentences
This is Mr.Shen at the Tower Hotel.
"But eventually, the decision to select a date and whether or not it will be a public holiday lies with the State Council, " a CNTA official surnamed Shen told China Daily.
But deeper resentments lie behind the spat, says Shen Dingli, deputy head of China's South Asia Research Institute.
In late 2003, Sheng announced in Cell Research, a peer-reviewed Chinese journal, that she had fused human skin cells with rabbit eggs to produce early stage embryos.
"Now the American Dream is broken, " Shen tells me one evening at the career center, his fingers drumming restlessly on the table; he speaks mostly in Mandarin, and Yu helps me translate.