Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To know.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To con (a ship).
  • transitive v. To know. See con.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete or dialectal form of con, can.
  • An obsolete or dialectal form of con.
  • A variant of con.
  • n. An abbreviation of cumulo-nimbus.

Etymologies

See con. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A sharp rise in tumor cases prompted Huo—then working for the China Environment Daily—to coin the phrase aizheng cun cancer village.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • As I explained in the introduction, the cun is a unit of measurement used in traditional Chinese medicine.

    Divine Soul Songs

  • The cun is a unit of measurement used in traditional Chinese medicine.

    Divine Soul Songs

  • Perghhhhh sedap siot udang neh adeh pepagi dah tengok ke'cun'an udang goreng kunyit (ha3). tetiba lapo. lagi sedap pakai kunyit hidup kan. lepas tu letak skit daun kari. lepas letak skit putih telur. la dah macam udang goreng tepung la pulak (he3) 30 November, 2009 at 11: 50 am jj

    Planet Malaysia

  • Tun refers to military village, while cun refers to civilian village. back

    Between Winds and Clouds: The Making of Yunnan (Second Century BCE to Twentieth Century CE)

  • “Yong cun Dao zhong” pronounced yawng tsoon dow jawng means these images always exist within Tao.

    Tao II

  • “Yu Dao tong cun” pronounced yü dow tawng tsoon means Yuan Shen and Tao exist together.

    Tao II

  • It is located one cun above the midpoint of the posterior hairline, directly below the occipital protuberance on the back of the head.

    Tao II

  • “Dao ti chang cun” pronounced dow tee chahng tsoon means the Tao body lives forever.

    Tao II

  • “Tian di tong cun” pronounced tyen dee tawng tsoon means live together with Heaven and Mother Earth.

    Tao II

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