adj. sparse, thinly; dilute, watery
Other meanings
[xī]   char. rare, scarce, uncommon; very
    grain
 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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xī qí gǔ guài
phr. rare, strange
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gāo yuán dì qū dà qì yā dī , kōng qì xī bó .
phr. In plateau area, the atmospheric pressure is low and the air is thin.
xī fàn
n. porridge, gruel
tóu fa xī
phr. have thin hair