Taxonomy of meanings for 勢:

  • 勢 shì (OC: hŋljads MC: ɕiɛi) 舒制切 去 廣韻:【形勢 】
    • POWER
      • nabsocialposition of power; strategic advantage; power; clout
      • physical>STRONG
          • genital>PENIS
            • ntesticles
            • specific> TESTICLES
        • social>AUTHORITY
            • bureaucratic>RANK
                • transitive>INFLUENCE
                    • mutual>SITUATION
                      • nabmathematical termCHEMLA 2003: situation; constellation; configurationA. geometrical: JZ 4.24, Li Chunfeng, quotes a procedure by Zu Geng: 不問高卑,勢皆然也 "irrespective of the relative height, the relevant computing constellation is in all cases like this." 緣冪勢既同,則積不容異 "Since according to the relevant computing constellation of the surface the surface is the same, then their volume does not admit of difference."
                      • nabmethodmilitary disposition, favorable for successful condact of military operations
                      • nabstativeconstellation of power; propensity of things; natural tendency; strategic constellation or structure
                    • dynamic>TENDENCY