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规矩

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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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Mandarin

simplified

traditional

規矩

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ kuei˥˥tɕy˨˩˦ ]

Adjective

规矩 (simplified, Pinyin guījǔ, traditional 規矩)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) well behaved

Noun

规矩 (simplified, Pinyin guījǔ, traditional 規矩)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) established practice

References

  • "规矩 (in Mandarin)." Guoyu Cidian On-line Mandarin Dictionary (國語辭典). URL accessed on 2008-01-06.

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