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洋葱
yáng cōng

onion
onion




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洋葱yángcōng
     1. n. onion
English > Chinese
onion
     1. 洋葱
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yáng
     1. (Name of a river in southern Shaanxi.)
     2. multitudinous; vast
     3. ocean; vast area of sea; great expanse of water
     4. overseas; foreign; western; imported
     5. modern; stylish; fashionable
     6. novel; unusual
     7. (historical) foreign money; dollar
     8. (Min) vast expanse of flat land
cōng
     1. green onion; spring onion; scallion
     2. (~屬) Allium
     3. green (colour)
           蔥翠 - fresh green
     4. (zh-alt-form, 窗,) Only used in 蔥靈 (nocap=y)
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