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benefit from
(Preparing a theater scene.) Take the horns (actually the one horn) from the unicorn and glue it to the octopus (we need a warrior octopus figure) - the octopus has to benefit from the unicorn after defeating him - he wants to eat his dish. "Not so easy." murmurs the dwarf having to do it.

Explanation of characters by Herbert A. Giles

I is composed of 皿 min dishes as radical, and a corruption of 水 shui water, which taken together are supposed to yield the idea of fullness, abundance, the original sense of this character. 355.

Chinese-English (CC-CEDICT)

benefit/profit/advantage/beneficial/to increase/to add/all the more/surname Yi

Phrases ending with the given character

net profit
total profit/aggregate return

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