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

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— hiet —

hiet19514213 A scorpion.
hiet kíaⁿ; scorpions. chŵn hiet; whole scorpions, used in medicine. hiet kâi búe ŭ chì, ŏi tàng nâng; the tail of the scorpion has a sting in it, that will sting people. hiet tàng nâng lío ŏi pàng tâk lô̤h khṳ̀; after a scorpion has inserted his sting he instills venom from it.