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English Definitiongrim; stern; harsh
See alsolěngmiàn naengmyeon (Korean dish based on cold noodles in soup) (from traditional character 冷麵)
Simplified Script冷面
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄥˇ ㄇㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)laang5min6
Word Decomposition
lěngcold; (Chinese surname)
miànface; side; surface; aspect; top; measure word for flat surfaces such as drums, mirrors, flags, etc.

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Words With Same Head Word    
冷气lěngqìair conditioning (Tw)
冷气机lěngqì jīair conditioner
冷静lěngjìngcalm; cool-headed
冷饮lěngyǐncold drink
冷淡lěngdàncold; indifferent
Words With Same Tail Word    
方面fāngmiànrespect; aspect; field; side
见面jiànmiànto meet; to see each other
全面quánmiànall-around; comprehensive; total; overall
片面piànmiànunilateral; one-sided
南面nánmiànsouth side; south
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