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English Definitionto mark off; interval; segment (e.g. of market); compartment; segmentation
Simplified Script区隔
Traditional Script區隔
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄩ ㄍㄜˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)keoi1gaak3
Word Decomposition
area; region; district; small; distinguish
to separate; to partition; to stand or lie between; at a distance from; after or at an interval of

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Words With Same Head Word    
区别qūbiédifference; to distinguish; to discriminate; to make a distinction
区域qūyùarea; region; district
区分qūfēnto differentiate; to draw a distinction; to divide into categories
区位qūwèilocation; geographical position; position on a grid or spreadsheet, where denotes the row and the column
区划qūhuàsubdivision (e.g. of provinces into counties)
Words With Same Tail Word    
间隔jiàngécompartment; gap; interval; to divide
中隔zhōnggéseptum (anatomy)
分隔fēngéto divide; to separate; partition
时隔shígéseparated in time (usu. followed by a quantity of time)
横隔hénggétabula (horizontal floor of polyp)
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