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English Definitionto weaken; to fall off
Simplified Script减弱
Traditional Script減弱
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢˇ ㄖㄨㄛˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaam2joek6
Word Decomposition
jiǎnto lower; to decrease; to reduce; to subtract; to diminish
ruòweak; feeble; young; inferior; (following a decimal or fraction) slightly less than

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Words With Same Head Word    
减少jiǎnshǎoto lessen; to decrease; to reduce; to lower
减轻jiǎnqīngto lighten; to ease; to alleviate
减肥jiǎnféito lose weight
减低jiǎndīto lower; to reduce
减产jiǎnchǎnto lose output; a drop in crop yield; reduction in production
Words With Same Tail Word    
薄弱bóruòweak; frail
软弱ruǎnruòweak; feeble; flabby
削弱xuēruòto weaken; to impair; to cripple
脆弱cuìruòweak; frail
衰弱shuāiruòweak; feeble
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