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English Definitionox; cow; bull; (slang) awesome; (Chinese surname)
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Words With Same Head Word    
牛奶niúnǎicow's milk
牛肉niúròubeef
牛排niúpáisteak
牛仔裤niúzǎi kùjeans
牛郎niúlángcowherd boy; (slang) male prostitute; Cowherd of the folk tale Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎织女Altair (star)
Words With Same Tail Word    
吹牛chuīniúto talk big; to shoot off one's mouth; to chat (dialect)
小牛xiǎoniúcalf
牵牛qiānniúmorning glory (Pharbitis nil); Altair (star); Cowherd of the folk tale Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎织女
丑牛chǒuniúYear 2, year of the Bull or Ox (e.g. 2009)
乳牛rǔniúdairy cattle
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