伯仲

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Chinese[edit]

 
father's elder brother; senior; paternal elder uncle; eldest of brothers; respectful form of address
2nd in seniority
simp. and trad.
(伯仲)

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Noun[edit]

伯仲

  1. (literally) eldest brother and second eldest brother
  2. (figuratively) seniority; rank; superiority and inferiority
  3. (figuratively) equally capable individuals

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