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Chinese translation: 是擤鼻涕

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English term or phrase:nose blowing
Chinese translation:是擤鼻涕
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04:09 Jan 19, 2004
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: nose blowing
Blow Up Your Cold
Blowing your nose could make your cold last longer. Using x-rays, researchers discovered that nose blowing actually forces some mucus backward. You may propel bacteria and viruses directly into your sinuses, which may trigger reactions that could make your cold worse. Take antihistamines instead, as soon as symptoms appear.

是“擤鼻涕”的意思吗?
clearwater
China
Local time: 11:40
是擤鼻涕
Explanation:
比较形象化的说法。
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matias
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谢谢诸位!
To lai'an
按《新华字典》解释:
擤xing,按住鼻孔用力出气,使鼻涕排出:擤鼻涕。
故而没有擤鼻子一说哦:)))
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5 +5是擤鼻涕matias
3擤鼻子
chica nueva


  

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37 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +5
是擤鼻涕


Explanation:
比较形象化的说法。

matias
PRO pts in pair: 96
Grading comment
谢谢诸位!
To lai'an
按《新华字典》解释:
擤xing,按住鼻孔用力出气,使鼻涕排出:擤鼻涕。
故而没有擤鼻子一说哦:)))

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17 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
擤鼻子


Explanation:
blow your nose = force air out through your nose in order to clear it, for example when you have a cold 擤鼻子

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