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English Definitionto replace; alternately; in turn
Simplified Script交替
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄠ ㄊㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaau1tai3
Word Decomposition
jiāoto hand over; to deliver; to pay (money); to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines)
to substitute for; to take the place of; to replace; for; on behalf of; to stand in for

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
交流jiāoliúto exchange; exchange; communication; interaction; to have social contact (with somebody)
交通jiāotōngto be connected; traffic; transportation; communications; liaison
交换jiāohuànto exchange; to swap; to switch (telecom); commutative (math); to commute
交际jiāojìcommunication; social intercourse
交易jiāoyì(business) transaction; business deal
Words With Same Tail Word    
代替dàitìto replace; to take the place of
接替jiētìto replace; to take over (a position or post)
倒替dǎotìto take turns (responsibility); to replace
更替gēngtìto take over (from one another); to alternate; to replace; to relay
枪替qiāngtìto substitute for somebody in sitting an examination
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