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tonsure
English: tonsure
Chinese: ['tɒnʃә]
n. 剃发, 剃去头发的部分, 削发仪式
vt. 剃
【医】 秃斑
Related wrods: take the tonsure  give the tonsure to  
Examples:
1. Before long, she saw through the emptiness of the material world and took tonsure.
没过多久, 她也看破红尘, 削发为尼了。
2. Chen Xiaoxu was reported to still be at Baiguoxinglong Temple, the Buddhist monastery where she received the tonsure ceremony.
据报道,陈晓旭仍然呆在为她举行剃度仪式的百国兴隆寺内。
3. Former Chinese actress and business celebrity Chen Xiaoxu has taken the tonsure at a Buddhist temple in Changchun, capital of Jilin province in northeast China, her husband told a newspaper Sunday.
周日,陈晓旭的丈夫向某报社透露,中国前著名演员和商界名流陈晓旭,已在中国东北吉林省长春的一个佛教寺庙落发为尼。
4. Give the tonsure to sb.
给某人剃光头
5. Take the tonsure
剃发为僧
6. The ferule is used for conversion,tonsure,ordination and parlance.
戒尺用于皈依、剃度、传戒、说法等场合。
7. The tonsure of the incarnate Living Buddha, his religious name, the choice of the master to initiate him into monkhood and his sutra instructor all have to be reported by the high commissioners to the imperial court for examination and approval.
转世灵童的剃发、取法名、选定授戒的师傅和授经的师傅,也都须经过驻藏大臣奏报朝廷核准。