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The ideas of a time are like the clothes of a season: they are as arbitrary, as much imposed by some superior will which is seldom explicit. They are utilitarian and political, the instruments of smooth-running government.
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Han character

(radical 120 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女火中田心 (VFLWP), four-corner 25906)

  1. rope, cable
  2. reins
  3. to tie up, bind

References

  • KangXi: page 921, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27397
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1354, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3392, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+7D4F

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale sit3)


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Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin xiè (xie4), (yi4), Wade-Giles hsieh4, i4)

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