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        an eye

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Grammar: Noun
Notes: In this sense 目 means 眼睛. For example, 举世瞩目 'attract worldwide attention.' Etymology: Shuo Wen Jie Zi: 目:人眼。 'Mù: a person's eye.' (Xu Shen, 121, Scroll 5 《說文解字‧卷五 》; ABC 'mù' 目 bf 1; GHC '目' 1; NCCED '目' 1)
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