白面

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Chinese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

simpl.
trad.

(At least one of the forms in the hanzi box is uncreated. Detected: "白麵".)

From  ("white") +  ("flour").

Noun[edit]

白面

  1. wheat flour
  2. (informal) heroin

Etymology 2[edit]

simpl. and trad.

From  ("white") +  ("face").

Noun[edit]

白面

  1. (literally) pale face
  2. (figuratively) Short for 白面书生; a young scholar who is well-versed in academic theories but lacks real life experience