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English Definitionpublic; collectively owned; common; international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar); make public; fair; just; Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; honorable (gentlemen); father-in-law; maternal gradfather; male (animal)
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Pinyingōng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄍㄨㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gung1
Part of Speech(形) adjective

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公司gōngsī(business) company; company; firm; corporation; incorporated
公里gōnglǐkilometer
公斤gōngjīnkilogram (kg)
公园gōngyuánpark (for public recreation)
公共汽车gōnggòng qìchēbus
Words With Same Tail Word    
办公bàngōngto handle official business; to work (esp. in an office)
不公bùgōngunjust; unfair
外公wàigōng(coll.) mother's father; maternal grandfather
主公zhǔgōngYour Highness; Your Majesty
充公chōnggōngto confiscate
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