yán zhòng xìng
n. seriousness
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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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nǐ bù néng dàn huà zhè gè wèn tí de yán zhòng xìng .
phr. Don't trivialize the seriousness of this issue.
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jiàn yú wèn tí de yán zhòng xìng , zóng tǒng jué dìng lì jí pài rén qián qù diào chá zhè gè wèn tí
phr. In view of the severity of the problem, the president decided to send someone immediately to investigate it.