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(A neolithic event.) He makes a step forward dressed in a skin, and offers some stone axes for trade: "What about those?" Teddy asks: "Are those better for cracking that beans?"


Explanation of characters by Herbert A. Giles

Pi is composed of 彳 a step with the left foot as radical, and 皮 p'i skin as phonetic. It means that, objective, as opposed to 此 tz'ǔ this, subjective.

Chinese-English (CC-CEDICT)

that/those/(one) another

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Cantonese slang

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