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Main
English Definitionto scout; to spy; to detect
See alsozhēn old variant of (from traditional character )
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Pinyinzhēn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄓㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zing1

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Words With Same Head Word    
侦探zhēntàndetective; to do detective work
侦察zhēncháto investigate a crime; to scout; to reconnoiter; reconnaissance; detection; a scout
侦查zhēncháto detect; to investigate
侦破zhēnpòto investigate (as detective); to solve (crime); to uncover (a plot); to sniff out; to break in and analyze; detective work; to scout
侦测zhēncèto detect; to sense
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