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主流
Main
English Definitionmain stream (of a river); fig. the essential point; main viewpoint of a matter; mainstream (culture etc)
Simplified Script主流
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzhǔliú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨˇ ㄌㄧㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zyu2lau4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
zhǔowner; master; host; individual or party concerned; God; Lord; main; to indicate or signify; trump card (in card games)
liúto flow; to disseminate; to circulate or spread; to move or drift; to degenerate; to banish or send into exile; stream of water or something resembling one; class, rate or grade

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Words With Same Head Word    
主要zhǔyàomain; principal; major; primary
主意zhǔyiplan; idea; decision; Beijing pr. [zhu2 yi5]
主席zhǔxíchairperson; premier; chairman
主任zhǔrèndirector; head
主张zhǔzhāngto advocate; to stand for; view; position; stand; proposition; viewpoint; assertion
Words With Same Tail Word    
交流jiāoliúto exchange; exchange; communication; interaction; to have social contact (with somebody)
河流héliúriver
轮流lúnliúto alternate; to take turns
电流diànliúelectric current
潮流cháoliútide; current; trend
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