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English Definitionto reduce; to lessen (pain etc); to deduct (from taxes)
Simplified Script减除
Traditional Script減除
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢˇ ㄔㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaam2ceoi4
Word Decomposition
jiǎnto lower; to decrease; to reduce; to subtract; to diminish
chúto get rid of; to remove; to exclude; to eliminate; to wipe out; to divide; except; not including

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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
减弱jiǎnruòto weaken; to fall off
减低jiǎndīto lower; to reduce
Words With Same Tail Word    
消除xiāochúto eliminate; to remove
清除qīngchúto clear away; to eliminate; to get rid of
废除fèichúto abolish; to abrogate; to repeal
开除kāichúto expel
排除páichúto eliminate; to remove; to exclude; to rule out
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