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医药
Main
English Definitionmedical care and medicines; medicine (drug); medical; pharmaceutical
Simplified Script医药
Traditional Script醫藥
Pinyinyīyào
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧ ㄧㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ji1joek6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
medical; medicine; doctor; to cure; to treat
yàomedicine; drug; substance used for a specific purpose (e.g. poisoning, explosion, fermenting); to poison

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Words With Same Head Word    
医院yīyuànhospital
医生yīshēngdoctor
医学yīxuémedicine; medical science; study of medicine
医疗yīliáomedical treatment
医务室yīwù shìinfirmary; sick bay
Words With Same Tail Word    
中药zhōngyào(traditional) Chinese medicine
农药nóngyàoagricultural chemical; farm chemical; pesticide
火药huǒyàogunpowder
炸药zhàyàoexplosive (substance)
弹药dànyàoammunition
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