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PinYin yī cùn guāng yīn yī cùn jīn    Simplified 一寸光阴一寸金    Traditional 一寸光陰一寸金
  1. lit. An interval of time is worth an ounce of gold. (idiom)
  2. fig. free time is to be treasured

Chinese meanings
  1. yī cùn guāng yīn yī cùn jīn
    【近义】一刻千金
    【反义】蹉跎岁月、光阴似箭
    【释义】比喻时间十分富贵。

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