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东土
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English Definitionthe East; China
Simplified Script东土
Traditional Script東土
Pinyindōngtǔ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄥ ㄊㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dung1tou2
Word Decomposition
dōngeast; host (i.e. sitting on east side of guest); landlord; (Chinese surname)
earth; dust; clay; local; indigenous; crude opium; unsophisticated; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音; Tu (ethnic group); (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
东西dōngxithing; stuff; person
东北dōngběinortheast; Northeast China; Manchuria
东南dōngnánsoutheast
东方dōngfāngeast; the East; the Orient; (Chinese surname)
东部dōngbùthe east; eastern part
Words With Same Tail Word    
领土lǐngtǔterritory
尘土chéntǔdust
泥土nítǔearth; soil; mud; clay
本土běntǔone's native country; native; local; metropolitan territory
混凝土hùn níng tǔconcrete
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