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English Definitionto brake
See alsochà Buddhist monastery, temple or shrine (abbr. for 刹多罗, Sanskrit ksetra)
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄕㄚ
Cantonese (Jyutping)saat3

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刹车shāchēto brake (when driving); to stop; to switch off; to check (bad habits); a brake
刹住shāzhùto stop; to come to a halt
刹把shābǎbrake lever; crank handle for stopping or turning off machinery
刹不住shā bùzhùunable to brake (stop)
刹车灯shāchē dēngbrake light
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巴刹bāshābazaar (loanword)
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