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shī mián
v. have insomnia, can not sleep; (TCM) be unable to sleep
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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wài zǔ fù hé wài zú mǔ tuì xiū hòu cháng cháng shī mián .
phr. After retirement grandfather and grandmother often suffer insomnia.
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zhè jǐ tiān shī mián, géi wǒ ná diǎn ān shén yào ba .
phr. These few days (I) cannot sleep well. Bring some tranquillizer to me.