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English Definitionsystem (e.g. political, adminstrative etc); institution
Simplified Script制度
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˋ ㄉㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zai3dou6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of
to pass; to spend (time); measure; limit; extent; degree of intensity; degree (angles, temperature etc); kilowatt-hour; measure word for events and occurrences

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
制定zhìdìngto draw up; to formulate
制订zhìdìngto work out; to formulate
制止zhìzhǐto curb; to put a stop to; to stop; to check; to limit
制裁zhìcáito punish; punishment; sanctions (incl. economic)
制约zhìyuēto restrict; condition
Words With Same Tail Word    
高度gāodùheight; altitude; elevation; high degree; highly
程度chéngdùdegree (level or extent); level
速度sùdùspeed; rate; velocity; (music) tempo
强度qiángdùstrength; intensity
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