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English Definition(dialect) maize; corn; also written 苞谷
Simplified Script包谷
Traditional Script包穀
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄠ ㄍㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)baau1guk1
Word Decomposition
bāoto cover; to wrap; to hold; to include; to take charge of; to contract (to or for); package; wrapper; container; bag; to hold or embrace; bundle; packet; (Chinese surname); bun (food)
grain; corn

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Words With Same Head Word    
包括bāokuòto comprise; to include; to involve; to incorporate; to consist of
包子bāozisteamed stuffed bun
包含bāohánto contain; to embody; to include
包围bāowéito surround; to encircle; to hem in
包袱bāofuwrapping cloth; a bundle wrapped in cloth; load; weight; burden; funny part; punchline
Words With Same Tail Word    
稻谷dàogǔrice crops
五谷wǔgǔfive crops, e.g. millet , soybean , sesame , barley , rice or other variants; all crops; all grains; oats, peas, beans and barley
川谷chuāngǔsams as 薏苡
打谷dǎgǔto thresh
扬谷yánggǔto winnow
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