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 lián to link / to join / to connect / continuously / in succession / including / (used with 也[ye3], 都[dou1] etc) even / company (military)
Results beginning with 连
 lián jiē to link / to join / to attach / connection / a link (on web page)
 lián xù continuous / in a row / serial / consecutive
 lián zǎi serialized / published as a serial (in a newspaper)
 lián máng promptly / at once
 lián suǒ to interlock / to be linked / chain (store etc)
 lián lián repeatedly / again and again
 lián jié variant of 聯結|联结[lian2 jie2]
线 lián xiàn electrical lead / connecting line / (Tw) to connect (to a network, device etc) / to go online / connection / (congressional) caucus
 lián dài to be related / to entail / to involve / joint (liability etc)
 lián tóng together with / along with
 lián huán chain
 Lián Zhàn Lien Chan (1936-), Taiwanese politician, former vice-president and chairman of Guomintang
 lián yè that very night / through the night / for several nights in a row
 lián shēng repeatedly (say something)
 lián mián continuous / unbroken / uninterrupted / extending forever into the distance (of mountain range, river etc)
 lián zhǎng company commander
 lián lěi to involve / to implicate sb / to spread to others (harm, trouble, damage etc)
 lián bài consecutive defeats / to lose several times in a row
 lián nián successive years / over many years
 lián rèn to continue in (a political) office / to serve for another term of office
 lián tiān reaching the sky / for days on end / incessantly
 lián guàn to link up (disparate elements) / coherent (narrative, argument etc)
 lián tōng to connect / to communicate / to relate / (math.) connected
 lián zhū joined as a string of pearls / in rapid succession / alignment / Renju, a Japanese game, also called Gomoku or five-in-a-row
 lián luò variant of 聯絡|联络[lian2 luo4]
 lián duì company (of troops)
 lián jī to batter / combo (hit) (gaming) / (volleyball, table tennis etc) double hit / double contact
 lián rì day after day / for several days running
 lián tǐ conjoined (twins)
 lián yòng to continue using / use together with sth / use next
 lián qiáo Forsythia
 lián fān repeatedly
 lián piàn forming a continuous sheet / continuous / contiguous / closely grouped
 lián lǐ two trees that grow together as one / fig. conjugal union
 lián xì to link / to connect
 lián shǔ to cosign / to countersign
 lián zhù continuous casting (metallurgy)
 Lián Héng Horizontal Alliance, clique of the School of Diplomacy 縱橫家|纵横家[Zong4 heng2 jia1] during the Warring States Period (425-221 BC)
 lián cí conjunction
 lián zuò to treat as guilty those associated with an offender (family, neighbors etc)
 lián zuò continuous cropping
 lián hé to combine / to join / to unite / alliance / same as 联合|聯合
 lián mèi variant of 聯袂|联袂[lian2 mei4]
 lián zhuì to put together / linking / successive / a cluster
 lián yīn tuplet (music) / sandhi (phonetics)
 lián xiě to write without lifting one's pen from the paper / (in the Romanization of Chinese) to write two or more syllables together as a single word (not separated by spaces)
 lián jīn husbands of sisters / brothers-in-law / extremely close (of a relationship)
 lián bǐ compound ratio
 lián bì to join jade annuli / fig. to combine two good things
 lián bǐ to write without lifting one's pen from the paper
 Lián chéng Liancheng county level city in Longyan 龍岩|龙岩, Fujian
 lián chuàn one after the other / a succession of / a series of
 lián dòng to link / to peg (currency) / gang (gears) / continuously / serial verb construction
 lián dú liaison (in phonetics)
 lián gē renga
 lián hào consecutive serial numbers / chain (of supermarkets, hotels etc) / hyphen
 lián jiā flail
 lián jiā flail / to thresh (using a flail)
 Lián jiāng Lianjiang county in Fuzhou 福州[Fu2 zhou1], Fujian / Lienchiang county of Taiwan, i.e. the Matsu Islands 馬祖列島|马祖列岛[Ma3 zu3 Lie4 dao3]
 lián jǐn to share nuptial cup / (fig.) to get married
 lián mài (of two people in different locations) to sing or otherwise perform together using communications technology
 lián piān variant of 聯翩|联翩[lian2 pian1]
 Lián píng Lianping county in Heyuan 河源[He2 yuan2], Guangdong
 Lián shān Lianshan district of Huludao city 葫蘆島市|葫芦岛市, Liaoning
 lián shǒu concerted action / to collude (in dishonesty)
 lián shū to write without lifting one's pen from the paper / (in the Romanization of Chinese) to write two or more syllables together as a single word (not separated by spaces)
 Lián xiàn Lian county in Guangdong
 lián xiāo the same night / that very night / successive nights
 Lián yún Lian'yun district of Lianyungang city 連雲港市|连云港市[Lian2 yun2 gang3 shi4], Jiangsu
 Lián zhōu Lianzhou county level city in Qingyuan 清远, Guangdong
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 lián xù jù serialized drama / dramatic series / show in parts
 lián suǒ diàn chain store
 Lián yún gǎng Lianyungang prefecture-level city in Jiangsu
 lián lián kàn pattern matching (puzzle game) / matching (type of test question in which presented items are to be paired up)
 lián jiē qì connector
 lián yī qún woman's dress / frock / gown
 lián xù xìng continuity
线 lián jiē xiàn bridging line
 lián tōng xìng connectivity
 lián huán huà lianhuanhua (graphic novel)
 lián zhū pào in quick-fire succession
 lián huán jì interlocked stratagems / CL:條|条[tiao2]
 lián kù wà panty hose / tights / CL:雙|双[shuang1]
 lián jiē cí conjunction
 lián tǐ yīng conjoined twins
 Lián chéng xiàn Liancheng county in Longyan 龍岩|龙岩, Fujian
 lián dòng zhài structured note (finance)
 lián gēn bá to pull up by the roots / to uproot
 lián guō duān to take even the cooking pots (idiom) / to clean out / to wipe out
 lián gǔ ròu chop / rib meat
 lián huán tú comic strip
 Lián jiāng xiàn Lianjiang county in Fuzhou 福州[Fu2 zhou1], Fujian / Lienchiang county of Taiwan, i.e. the Matsu Islands 馬祖列島|马祖列岛[Ma3 zu3 Lie4 dao3]
 lián jiā xiōng flail chest (medicine)
 lián jiē hào hyphen
 lián jiē kuàng connection frame / linked frame
 lián jiē méi ligase
线 lián jié xiàn tie (music)
 lián jiē zhì to connect to
 lián mián cí variant of 聯綿詞|联绵词[lian2 mian2 ci2]
 Lián nán xiàn Liannan Yaozu autonomous county in Qingyuan 清远, Guangdong
 Lián píng xiàn Lianping county in Heyuan 河源[He2 yuan2], Guangdong
 Lián shān qū Lianshan district of Huludao city 葫蘆島市|葫芦岛市, Liaoning
 Lián shān xiàn Lianshan Zhuang and Yao autonomous county in Qingyuan 清远, Guangdong
 lián tōng qì communicating vessels (in scientific experiment)
 lián xiāo diàn chain store
 lián xì cí copula (linguistics)
 lián xù fàn successive offenses / serial crime
 lián xù jí TV series
 lián xù jì continuous trace
 lián xù tǐ continuum
 lián yīn fú tuplet (music)
 Lián yún qū Lian'yun district of Lianyungang city 連雲港市|连云港市[Lian2 yun2 gang3 shi4], Jiangsu
 Lián zhōu shì Lianzhou county level city in Qingyuan 清远, Guangdong
 lián zhóu zhuàn lit. to continuously revolve / to work non-stop / to work around the clock (idiom)
 lián zì fú hyphen
 lián zì hào hyphen (punct.)
 lián zuò zhì guilt by association
 lián dài zé rèn to bear joint responsibility for sth / joint liability (law)
 lián xù bù duàn continuous / unceasing
 lián suǒ fǎn yìng chain reaction
 lián běn dài lì both principal and interest / capital plus profit
 lián piān lěi dú (of a piece of writing) long and tedious (idiom) / verbose
 lián biāo bìng zhěn lit. reins together and carriages level (idiom) / keeping exactly abreast of one another / running neck and neck
 lián sān bìng sì one after the other / in succession (idiom)
  chain indices
  junior officer
  swath felling / continuous felling
  continuous sampling
  cascade effect
  continuous inspection
  induced employment
 lián bēn dài pǎo to run quickly / to rush / to gallop
 lián dài fèi yòng associated costs
 lián dài yí mín ancillary migration
 lián gǔn dài pá rolling and crawling / trying frantically to escape (idiom)
 lián hǒng dài piàn to cajole / to sweet talk sb into doing sth
 lián hōng dài piàn to cajole / to sweet talk sb into doing sth
 lián huán shā shǒu serial killer
 lián jiē fāng àn bridging programme
 lián jiē xiàng mù bridging project
 lián jié zhǔ yì connectionism
 lián mào wèi yī hooded sweatshirt / hoodie
 lián suǒ shāng diàn chain store
 lián tī dài dǎ to kick and beat (idiom)
 lián tǐ yīng ér conjoined twins / Siamese twins
 lián tuō dài lā pushing and pulling (idiom)
 lián xù biàn diào tone sandhi
 lián xù hán shù continuous function
 lián xù hé tòng continuing appointment / continuing contract
 lián xù jiān shì continuous monitoring
 Dà lián Dalian subprovincial city in Liaoning province 遼寧省|辽宁省 / in northeast China
 xiāng lián to link / to join / link / connection
 jiē lián on end / in a row / in succession
 yī lián in a row / in succession / running
 qiān lián to implicate / implicated / to link together
 liú lián to loiter (i.e. reluctant to leave) / to linger on
 hù lián interconnection
 huáng lián Chinese goldthread (Coptis chinensis), rhizome used in medicine
 nián lián to adhere / to stick together
 zhān lián adhesion / to adhere / to cohere / to stick
 liú lián variant of 流連|流连[liu2 lian2]
 Er4 lián Erlian Basin in Inner Mongolia
 zhū lián to involve others (in a crime) / guilt by association
 pí lián to adjoin
 dā lian variant of 褡褳|褡裢[da1 lian5]
 dā lián to bridge over / colligation (linguistics)
 diān lián illogical
 gōu lián to be linked together / to be involved with / to collude / interconnection / involvement / collusion
 guān lián variant of 關聯|关联[guan1 lian2]
 guàn lián to link up / to join together / to connect
 jié lián linked in a chain
 mián lián continuous / uninterrupted
 Qí lián Qilian county in Haibei Tibetan autonomous prefecture 海北藏族自治州[Hai3 bei3 Zang4 zu2 zi4 zhi4 zhou1], Qinghai
 Yún lián Yunlian county in Yibin 宜賓|宜宾[Yi2 bin1], Sichuan
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 yī lián chuàn a succession of / a series of
 bù lián xù discontinuous / discrete
  battery
  Reserve Company
  demining company
  maintenance company
 chāo lián jié hyperlink
 Dà lián shì Dalian subprovincial city in Liaoning province 遼寧省|辽宁省 / in northeast China
 duō tài lián polypeptide chain
 jià qiáo lián bridging company
 Lǐ Lián jié Li Lianjie or Jet Li (1963-), martial arts sportsman, subsequently film star and director
 liú lián guǒ variant of 榴槤果|榴梿果, durian fruit
 Mǎ Lián liáng Ma Lianliang (1901-1966), Beijing opera star, one of the Four great beards 四大鬚生|四大须生
 Mèng lián xiàn Menglian Dai, Lahu and Va autonomous county in Pu'er 普洱[Pu3 er3], Yunnan
 pí lián qū contiguous zone
 Qí lián shān Mt Qilian in Qinhai
 Qí lián xiàn Qilian county in Haibei Tibetan autonomous prefecture 海北藏族自治州[Hai3 bei3 Zang4 zu2 zi4 zhi4 zhou1], Qinghai
 sān lián shèng hat-trick (sports)
 wú lián jiē connectionless
 xiū lù lián road repair company
 yǒu guān lián relate
 Yún lián xiàn Yunlian county in Yibin 宜賓|宜宾[Yi2 bin1], Sichuan
 yùn shū lián transport company
 jiē èr lián sān one after another (idiom) / in quick succession
 liú lián wàng fǎn to linger / to remain enjoying oneself and forget to go home
 jià zhí lián chéng invaluable / priceless
 jiē lián bù duàn in unbroken succession (idiom)
 bō hào lián jiē dial-up connection / dial-up networking
 xuè ròu xiāng lián one's own flesh and blood (idiom) / closely related
 xǐ jié lián lǐ to tie the knot (idiom) / to get married
 bá máo lián rú lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow (idiom) / fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.
 fèi huà lián piān a bunch of nonsense / verbose and rambling
 féng féng lián lián needlework / sewing and mending
 gǔ ròu xiāng lián lit. interrelated as bones and flesh (idiom) / inseparably related / closely intertwined
 jiào kǔ lián tiān to whine on for days (idiom) / to endlessly grumble complaints / incessant whining
 kōng huà lián piān long-winded empty talk
 lǐ gōu wài lián to act from inside in coordination with attackers outside / attacked from both inside and out
 miào yǔ lián zhū sparkling with wit (idiom)
 ǒu duàn sī lián lit. lotus roots may break, but the fiber remains joined (idiom) / lovers part, but still long for one another
 pào huǒ lián tiān cannon firing for days on end (idiom) / enveloped in the flames of war
  territorial continuity
  contiguous location
 bá máo lián rú lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow (idiom) / fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.
 bīng lián huò jié ravaged by successive wars / war-torn / war-ridden
 bù lián xù miàn surface of discontinuity
 dān lián jiē zhàn single attachment station (telecommunications)
 Er4 lián hào tè Erlianhaote city in Xilin Gol league 錫林郭勒盟|锡林郭勒盟[Xi1 lin2 guo1 le4 meng2], Inner Mongolia
 Er4 lián pén dì Erlian Basin in Inner Mongolia
 guǐ huà lián piān to tell one lie after another (idiom) / to talk nonsense / bogus story
 Hé zòng Lián héng Vertical and Horizontal Alliance, opposing stratagems devised by the School of Diplomacy 縱橫家|纵横家[Zong4 heng2 jia1] during the Warring States Period (425-221 BC)
 hù xiāng lián jiē interlinked
 jué duì lián xù absolutely continuous (math)
 Kǎn tǎ bù lián Cantabria in north Spain
 kē lián tè sī Corrientes
 liú lián lùn shī to continue to discuss a poem over a long period
 miàn xiàng lián jiē connection-oriented
 mì qiè xiāng lián to relate closely / closely related
 Qí lián Shān mài Qilian Mountains (formerly Richthofen Range), dividing Qinghai and Gansu provinces
 rè lián qiú jūn Streptococcus thermophilus
 shuāng lián jiē zhàn dual attachment station
 wài bù lián jiē external link
 Wǔ dà lián chí Wudalianchi county level city in Heihe 黑河[Hei1 he2], Heilongjiang
 wú fèng lián jiē seamless connection
 xiǎo xíng lián jiā mini-flail
 xū nǐ lián jiē virtual connection
  limited vote
  reinforced rifle company
 Er4 lián hào tè shì Erlianhaote city in Xilin Gol league 錫林郭勒盟|锡林郭勒盟[Xi1 lin2 guo1 le4 meng2], Inner Mongolia
 èr lián jù dào lóng Gigantoraptor erlianensis (a giant bird-like dinosaur found in Erlian in Inner Mongolia)
 fēi lián xù qǔ yàng discrete sampling
 hé lián suǒ fǎn yìng nuclear chain reaction
 jú bù lián guàn xìng local coherence
 Kǎn tǎ bù lián hǎi Bay of Biscay (Spanish: Mare Cantabrico)
西 Mǎ kè xī mǐ lián Maximilian or Maximilien (name)
 quán é lián jì fǎ bloc vote
 tè bié rèn wu lián Special Duties Unit, Hong Kong special police
 wǎng lù liàn jié céng network link layer
 Wǔ dà lián chí shì Wudalianchi county level city in Heihe 黑河[Hei1 he2], Heilongjiang
 yǎ ba chī huáng lián no choice but to suffer in silence (idiom) / also written 啞巴吃黃蓮|哑巴吃黄莲 / (often precedes 有苦說不出|有苦说不出[you3 ku3 shuo1 bu5 chu1])
 yè wù lián xù xìng business continuity
 Dà lián Lǐ gōng Dà xué Dalian University of Technology
  Guard and Administrative Company
  hypothetical reference connection
  contiguous State
  territorial contiguity
  Railway Link Agreement
 dǎo bào suǒ lián jiē jié girth hitch
 fēn bù lián jié wǎng luò distributed connectionist network
 gù dìng xū nǐ lián jiē Permanent Virtual Connection / PVC
 jiā lù lián shān qiú chǎng Caroline
 jú bù lián jié wǎng luò local connectionist network
 kāi fàng xì tǒng hù lián open systems interconnection / OSI
 Kǎn tǎ bù lián shān mài Cantabrian mountain range in north Spain dividing Asturias from Castilla-Leon
 shuǐ qì lián xù xī shōu water vapour continuum
 xū nǐ tōng dào lián jiē virtual channel connection / VCC
  headquarters and logistics company
  business continuity planning
  business continuity planning
  umbilical connector
  adjoining sea area and air space
  continuity of sediments
  headquarters and services company / HQ & Svcs Coy
 Dà lián Wài guó yǔ Dà xué Dalian University of Foreign Languages
 méi gōng hé lián chuàn shuǐ bà Mekong cascade
 méi tǐ jiē kǒu lián jiē qì medium interface connector
 pò wū yòu zāo lián yè yǔ see 屋漏偏逢連夜雨|屋漏偏逢连夜雨[wu1 lou4 pian1 feng2 lian2 ye4 yu3]
 qǐ yè duì qǐ yè lián jiē business-to-business connectivity
 wū lòu gèng zāo lián yè yǔ when it rains, it pours (idiom)
 wū lòu piān féng lián yè yǔ when it rains, it pours (idiom)
 yè wù lián xù xìng guǎn lǐ business continuity management
  Convention on the Territorial Sea and the Contiguous Zone
  Regional Group for Electricity Exchange
  terrestrial non-thermal-continuum radiation
 kāi fàng xì tǒng hù lián mú shì Open Systems Interconnection model / OSI model
 màn chè sī tè dū shì lián jiē Manchester
 shù jù liàn lù lián jiē biāo zhì data link connection identifier (DLCI)
 yè wù lián xù xìng guǎn lǐ gǔ Business Continuity Management Unit
  disaster recovery and business continuity
  headquarters defence and security company
 fú yóu shēng wù lián xù jì lù yí Continuous Plankton Recorder
线 lín shí xìng diàn huà xiàn lù lián jiē phone patch interlink
 Mò huò luò wéi qí bù lián xù miàn Moho (aka Mohorovičić / discontinuity, the lower boundary of the earth's lithosphere) / abbr. to 莫霍面[Mo4 huo4 mian4]
 shù jù liàn lù lián jiē shí bié mǎ Data Link Connection Identifier / DLCI
 yè wù lián xù xìng guǎn lǐ zhuān jiā Business Continuity Management Specialist
  Mohorovicic discontinuity
  International Centre for the Registration of Serials
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