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one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
|mountain; hill||(negative prefix); not; no||
to hold; to contain; to allow; appearance; look; countenance
|simp. and trad.
Literally: One mountain cannot abide two tigers.
一山不容二虎 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin)
- There can only be one alpha male.
- This town isn't big enough for the two of us.