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English Definitionto assign somebody to a seat; to be allocated a place
Simplified Script划位
Traditional Script劃位
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄨㄚˋ ㄨㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)waak6wai2
Word Decomposition
huàto delimit; to transfer; to assign; to plan; to draw (a line); stroke of a Chinese character
wèiposition; location; place; seat; measure word for people (honorific); measure word for binary bits (e.g. 十六位 16-bit or 2 bytes)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
划分huàfēnto divide up; to partition; to differentiate
划一huàyīuniform; to standardize
划价huàjiàto price (medical prescription)
划定huàdìngto demarcate; to delimit; to allocate
划掉huàdiàoto cross out; to cross off
Words With Same Tail Word    
单位dānwèiunit (of measure); unit (group of people as a whole); work unit (place of employment, esp. in the PRC prior to economic reform)
地位dìwèiposition; status; place
各位gèwèieverybody; all (guests, colleagues etc); all of you
岗位gǎngwèia post; a job
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