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English Definitionclose to; approaching
Simplified Script临近
Traditional Script臨近
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄣˊ ㄐㄧㄣˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lam4gan6
Word Decomposition
línto face; to overlook; to arrive; to be (just) about to; just before
jìnnear; close to; approximately

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Words With Same Head Word    
临时línshías the time draws near; at the last moment; temporary; interim; ad hoc
临管línguǎnto administer
临海línhǎito overlook the sea; on the waterfront; Linhai county level city in Taizhou 台州, Zhejiang
临刑línxíngfacing execution
Words With Same Tail Word    
最近zuìjìnrecent; recently; these days; latest; soon; nearest (of locations); shortest (of routes)
附近fùjìn(in the) vicinity; nearby; neighboring; next to
接近jiējìnto approach; to get close to
靠近kàojìnnear; to approach
逼近bījìnto press on towards; to close in on; to approach; to draw near
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