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English Definitionto study; to practice
Simplified Script修习
Traditional Script修習
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄡ ㄒㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sau1zaap6
Word Decomposition
xiūto decorate; to embellish; to repair; to build; to write; to cultivate; to study; to take (a class); (Chinese surname)
to practice; to study; habit; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
修改xiūgǎito amend; to alter; to modify
修理xiūlǐto repair; to fix; to prune; to trim; (coll.) to sort somebody out; to fix somebody
修建xiūjiànto build; to construct
修正xiūzhèngto revise; to amend
修筑xiūzhùto build
Words With Same Tail Word    
学习xuéxíto learn; to study
练习liànxíto practice; exercise; drill; practice
复习fùxíto review; revision
预习yùxíto prepare a lesson
补习bǔxíto take extra lessons in a cram school or with a private tutor
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