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English Definitionto work out; to formulate
Simplified Script制订
Traditional Script制訂
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˋ ㄉㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zai3ding3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of
dìngto subscribe to (a newspaper etc); to order

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
制度zhìdùsystem (e.g. political, adminstrative etc); institution
制定zhìdìngto draw up; 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    
签订qiāndìngto agree to and sign (a treaty etc)
修订xiūdìngto revise
预订yùdìngto place an order; to book ahead
增订zēngdìngto revise and enlarge (a book); to augment a purchase order
审订shěndìngto revise; to examine and revise
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