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失之毫厘,差之千里    Add to My Vocabulary

PinYin shī zhī háo lí , chà zhī qiān lǐ    Simplified 失之毫厘,差之千里    Traditional 失之毫釐,差之千里
  1. a tiny lapse can lead to a huge mistake (idiom); a minor discrepancy leading to enormous losses

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