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English Definitiontwice as much; double the amount
Simplified Script两倍
Traditional Script兩倍
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄤˇ ㄅㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)loeng5pui5
Word Decomposition
liǎngtwo; both; some; a few; tael, unit of weight equal to 50 grams (modern) or 1⁄16 of a catty (old)
bèi(two, three etc) -fold; times (multiplier); double; to increase or multiply

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Words With Same Head Word    
两极liǎngjíthe two poles; the north and south poles; both ends of something; electric or magnetic poles
两口子liǎngkǒu zihusband and wife
两旁liǎngpángboth sides; either side
两手liǎngshǒudouble tactics; twin strategies
两国liǎngguóboth countries; two countries
Words With Same Tail Word    
百倍bǎibèia hundredfold; a hundred times
加倍jiābèito double; to redouble
十倍shíbèitenfold; ten times (something)
安倍ānbèiAbe (Japanese surname)
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