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prune
pruːn
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Dried plum.
(动) As a verb
  1. Weed out unwanted or unnecessary things.
  2. Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of.
Hyphenationprune
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
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深紫红色shēn zǐhóngsèclaret
傻瓜shǎguāidiot; fool
修剪xiūjiǎnto prune; to trim
砍掉kǎndiàoto cut off
删除shānchúto delete; to cancel
删节shānjiéto abridge; to cut a text down to size for publication
剪枝jiǎnzhīto prune (branches etc)
疏剪shūjiǎnto prune
紫红色zǐhóng sèred-purple; mauve; prune (color); claret
修理xiūlǐto repair; to fix; to prune; to trim; (coll.) to sort somebody out; to fix somebody
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