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    ruò     if

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Grammar: Conjunction
Notes: 若 is used as a subordinating conjunction in this sense in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 90, 150; Kroll '若' 2; GHC '若' 9).
Topic: Classical Chinese

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