dimidiation


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I have already referred to the disastrous misprints in the account of dimidiation.
An entry in the Erya [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII TEXT] (Shiqi [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII TEXT]) which gives "bu lU wel zhi bi [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII TEXT]" (bu Iu or *pj9g lju[CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]t is referred to as bi 'brush') is a good example of dimidiation.