DROP OF LIQUID  

SMALL SPHERE OF LIQUID.
DROPLETBLOBGLOBULEBEADBUBBLETEARDOTINFORMAL GLOB(DROPS OF WATER/RAIN) RARE STILLICIDE
Kind Of

LIQUID

Old Chinese Criteria

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Modern Chinese Criteria

rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH /

DIFFERENTIAE I De differentiis 438

534. Ex C. Fronto., qui tamen Palaemonem non nominat.

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534. Inter Stillam et guttam Palaemon grammaticus ita distinguit: Gutta, inquit, stat; stilla cadit.

DOEDERLEIN 1840 Lateinische Synonyme und Etymologien

DROP Dum 1216

gutta is a natural drop of any liquid, and the emphasis is on the small amount of liquid this contains. There is no reference to the drop dropping or not.

stilla is an artificial measured drop, and the implication is that it does fall.

stiria refers to a thick or congealed drop.

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 1
  • ncc(post-V{NUM}.)+N : 1

Attributions by text

  • 祖堂集 : 2

Words

   dī OC: k-leeɡ MC: tek 2 Attributions
  • ndrop of liquid
  • ncc(post-V{NUM}.)+Nclassifier滴水 a drop of (with omitted numeral 一)

Existing SW for

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