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Literally: The eighteen changes of a grown woman.
女大十八变 (simplified, Pinyin , traditional 女大十八變)
- All of the changes that a girl makes when turning into a woman; blossom into womanhood
- 2005: Ma Chiyuan (马驰原), http://book.sina.com.cn 新浪读书 (sina.com literature page)
- When she was small, momma Xu was thoroughly distressed about her own daughter's homely appearance. But after having blossomed into womanhood, Little S has become a statuesque little swan.