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压根
Main
English Definitionfrom the start; absolutely; entirely; simply
Simplified Script压根
Traditional Script壓根
Pinyinyàgēn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄚˋ ㄍㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)aat3gan1
Word Decomposition
see 压根儿
gēnroot; basis; measure word for long slender objects, e.g. cigarettes, guitar strings; radical (chemistry)

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压板yàbǎnvise jaw; press board (machine); see-saw
压马路yà mǎlùvariant of 軋馬路
Words With Same Tail Word    
斩草除根zhǎn cǎo chúgēnto cut weeds and eliminate the roots (idiom); to destroy root and branch; to eliminate completely
侧根cègēnlateral root (botany)
刨根páogēnlit. to dig up the root; to get to the heart of (the matter)
去根qùgēnto cure completely
吐根tǔgēnipecac
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