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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lid /ˈlɪd/
 蓋子,眼瞼(v.)加蓋,蓋上;制止,取締

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lid n.
 1. That which covers the opening of a vessel or box, etc.; a movable cover; as, the lid of a chest or trunk.
 2. The cover of the eye; an eyelid.
    Tears, big tears, gushed from the rough soldier's lid.   --Byron.
 3. Bot. (a) The cover of the spore cases of mosses. (b) A calyx which separates from the flower, and falls off in a single piece, as in the Australian Eucalypti. (c) The top of an ovary which opens transversely, as in the fruit of the purslane and the tree which yields Brazil nuts.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 lid
      n 1: either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or
           open the eye; "his lids would stay open no longer" [syn:
            eyelid, palpebra]
      2: a movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the
         opening of a container
      3: headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has
         shaped crown and usually a brim [syn: hat, chapeau]