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A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/cit

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cit9861306 A ridge.
chù cit; the elevated ridge of a roof. lîam hue teh cit; an ornamental ridge in stucco. suaⁿ cit téng; a ridge of hills. tàng cit; the roof-tree.

cit7012012 To weave; to manufacture.
cit pò; to make cloth. cit hue chaú; to weave flowered fabrics. cit măng; make netting. cit măng saⁿ; to make a netted jacket. cit cău kêk; the officer who attends to the procuring of silk and porcelain for the palace.

cit9841959 A bream or perch.
cit hṳ̂; perch. tōa cit bó̤; a fat bream. khīe cit hṳ̂ kâi līo-bût tîeh lô̤h kàu-kàu; must put in plenty of the dressing that is to go with the perch. âng sie cit-hṳ̂; a roasted bream. ŭ nâng khîeh cit-hṳ̂ khṳ̀ pû kaⁿ-ná cap, bûe cap; some people cook perch in olive juice or plum juice. cit-hṳ̂ ŏi khui ūi; perch aids digestion.

cît9831045 Sickness; disorders.
cît pēⁿ; disease. thìaⁿ cît; painful ailments. jíam cît; to infect. cît sok; kip cît; in great haste.

cît9843810 Envy.
cît-kò; jealousy. cí kâi nâng cît-kò căi; this person is of a very jealous disposition.

蒺藜cît-lî984 Gorse; furze.
pêh cît-lî; gorse, used in medicine. thih cît-lî; iron caltrops used in war. cît-lî cí; gorse seed.