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This glossary explains only some of the terms that we have referred to in the text.
You can use the glossary in two ways: through the alphabetical index on this screen or through the graphical index.
(For diagrams with English translations, see Steinhardt 1984; for detailed explanations of terms (in Chinese), see Xu and Guo 1984.)

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