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English Definitionto accuse; to impeach; (in imperial China) to level charges against an official
Simplified Script参劾
Traditional Script參劾
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄢ ㄏㄜˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)caam1hat6
Word Decomposition
cānto take part in; to participate; to join; to attend; to counsel; abbr. for 参议院 Senate, Upper House
to impeach

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Words With Same Head Word    
参加cānjiāto participate; to take part; to join
参观cānguānto look around; to tour; to visit
参谋cānmóustaff officer; to give advice
参考cānkǎoconsultation; reference; to consult; to refer
参与cānyùto participate (in something)
Words With Same Tail Word    
弹劾tánhéto accuse of misconduct (in official task); to impeach
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