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English Definitionepithelium
Simplified Script上皮
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄤˋ ㄆㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)soeng6pei4
Word Decomposition
shàngon top; upon; above; upper; previous; first (of multiple parts); superior; regarding
leather; skin; fur; pico- (one trillionth); naughty; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
上来shàngláito come up; to approach; (verb complement indicating success)
上去shàngqùto go up
上学shàngxuéto go to school; to attend school
上课shàngkèto go to class; to attend class; to go to teach a class
Words With Same Tail Word    
调皮tiáopínaughty; mischievous; unruly
橡皮xiàngpírubber; an eraser
丹皮dānpíthe root bark of the peony tree
仿皮fǎngpíimitation leather
内皮nèipí(med.) endothelium; thin skin on the inside of some fruits (e.g. oranges)
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