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English Definitioncomplementary; to complement each other
Simplified Script互补
Traditional Script互補
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄨˋ ㄅㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wu6bou2
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
to repair; to patch; to mend; to make up for; to fill (a vacancy); to supplement

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Words With Same Head Word    
互相hùxiāngeach other; mutually; mutual
互助hùzhùto help each other; Huzhu Tuzu autonomous county in Haidong prefecture 海东地区, Qinghai
互利hùlìmutually beneficial
互惠hùhuìmutual benefit; mutually beneficial; reciprocal
互联网hùlián wǎngInternet
Words With Same Tail Word    
弥补míbǔto complement; to make up for a deficiency
填补tiánbǔto fill a gap; to fill in a blank (on a form); to overcome a deficiency
候补hòubǔto wait to fill a vacancy; reserve (candidate); alternate; substitute
修补xiūbǔto mend
增补zēngbǔto augment; to supplement; to add
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