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Jin

A unit of mass in China approximately equivalent to 500 grams.
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The non-coms tuk Peg Barney - a howlin' handful he was - an' in three minut's he was pegged out - chin down, tight-dhrawn - on his stummick, a tent-peg to each arm an' leg, swearin' fit to turn a naygur white.
The Town Council are all very little, round, oily, intelligent men, with big saucer eyes and fat double chins, and have their coats much longer and their shoe-buckles much bigger than the ordinary inhabitants of Vondervotteimittiss.
Held her chin up and looked you up and down with eyes the colour of Scotch whisky, as much as to say, "Well, what
Rostov saw the prisoners being led away and galloped after them to have a look at his Frenchman with the dimple on his chin.
When he had finished, the Chief Whimsie looked at him through the holes in his chin and asked:
When he sat down upon a crooked chair that had been made to fit him, one knee was under his chin and the other near the small of his back; but he was a cheerful man and his face bore a pleasant and agreeable expression.
He said yes by dropping his eyelids and thrusting his chin forward.
The most beautiful girl in the school was not an object of interest to a young lady with an obstinate chin and unfortunately-placed eyes.
They viewed, then, genuflexions and alluring poses of this visitor with their chins at a new angle.
He lifted his chin and braced himself to meet what he expected--the grieved disappointment of Pollyanna's eyes.
He had sketched this new pose, when all at once he recalled the face of a shopkeeper of whom he had bought cigars, a vigorous face with a prominent chin, and he sketched this very face, this chin on to the figure of the man.
Billy had taken his place in the middle of the room, slightly crouching, chin tucked against the sheltering left shoulder, fists closed, elbows in so as to guard left side and abdomen, and forearms close to the body.