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English Definitionto eradicate; to exterminate
Simplified Script剪除
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢˇ ㄔㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zin2ceoi4
Word Decomposition
jiǎnscissors; shears; clippers; to cut with scissors; to trim; to wipe out or exterminate; (Chinese surname)
chúto get rid of; to remove; to exclude; to eliminate; to wipe out; to divide; except; not including

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
剪彩jiǎncǎito cut the ribbon (at a launching or opening ceremony)
剪切jiǎnqiēto shear; shearing (force); (computing) to cut (as in "cut-and-paste")
剪力jiǎnlìshear; shearing force
剪报jiǎnbàonewspaper cutting; clippings
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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