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shì
char. world, society; generation; through generations; lifetime; age, era; epoch
    one
 n/a 
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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shì jiè
n. world
jǔ shì wén míng
idiom. world-famous
qián shì
n. previous generations, previous incarnation (Buddhism)
sì shì tóng táng
phr. four generations under one roof
shì xí
v. (of a royal title or high position) to pass down genetically
wàn shì shī biǎo
phr. teacher for all ages, exemplary teacher for all ages
shè shì wèi shēn
idiom. be inexperienced in social life, have little experience of life