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公立
Main
English Definitionpublic (e.g. school, hospital)
Simplified Script公立
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyingōnglì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄥ ㄌㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gung1laap6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
gōngpublic; 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)
to stand; to set up; to establish; to lay down; to draw up; at once; immediately; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
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    
建立jiànlìto establish; to set up; to found
成立chénglìto establish; to set up; to be tenable; to hold water
独立dúlìindependent; independence; to stand alone
孤立gūlìisolate; isolated
创立chuànglìto establish; to set up; to found
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