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tributary
'trɪbjə,tɛriː
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Tending to bring about; being partly responsible for.
  2. Paying tribute.
  3. (of a stream) flowing into a larger stream.
(名) As a noun
  1. A branch that flows into the main stream.
Hyphenationtrib•u•tar•y
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective
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纳贡nàgòngto pay tribute
从属cóngshǔsubordinate
属国shǔguóvassal state
支流zhīliútributary (river)
流别liúbiétributary; branch of river
流派liúpàitributary (stream); (fig.) school (of thought); genre; style
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