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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of changing one thing or position for another.
  2. A basketball maneuver; two defensive players shift assignments so that each guards the player usually guarded by the other.
  3. A flexible implement used as an instrument of punishment.
  4. Control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit.
  5. Railroad track having two movable rails and necessary connections; used to turn a train from one track to another or to store rolling stock.
  6. Hairpiece consisting of a tress of false hair; used by women to give shape to a coiffure.
  7. An event in which one thing is substituted for another.
(动) As a verb
  1. Reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action).
  2. Change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence.
  3. Make a shift in or exchange of.
  4. Lay aside, abandon, or leave for another.
  5. Flog with or as if with a flexible rod.
  6. Cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation.
  7. Exchange or give (something) in exchange for.
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
开关kāiguānpower switch; to open a gate
电闸diànzháelectric switch; circuit breaker
转换zhuǎnhuànto change; to switch; to convert; to transform
转变zhuǎnbiànto change; to transform; shift; transformation
切换qiēhuànto switch over; to switch modes or data streams; to cut (to a new scene)
摆动bǎidòngto sway; to swing; to move back and forth; to oscillate
转轨zhuǎnguǐto change track
变换biànhuànto transform; to convert; to vary; to alternate; a transformation
交换器jiāohuàn qì(telecom or network) switch
交换机jiāohuàn jīswitch (telecommunications)
转接zhuǎnjiēswitch; connection; to put through (to telephone extension)
电键diànjiànelectric key; switch
biàn(ancient form of ) to change; to transform; to switch; to alter, rebellion
替换tìhuànto exchange; to replace; to substitute for; to switch
交换jiāohuànto exchange; to swap; to switch (telecom); commutative (math); to commute
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