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国防
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English Definitionnational defense
Simplified Script国防
Traditional Script國防
Pinyinguófáng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄛˊ ㄈㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gwok3fong4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
guócountry; nation; state; national; (Chinese surname)
fángto protect; to defend; to guard against; to prevent

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
国家guójiācountry; nation; state
国际guójìinternational
国王guówángking
国旗guóqíflag (of a country)
国营guóyíngstate-run (company etc); nationalized
Words With Same Tail Word    
预防yùfángto prevent; to take precautions against; to protect; to guard against; precautionary; prophylactic
消防xiāofángfirefighting; fire control
边防biānfángfrontier defense
堤防dīfángdike; embankment; levee
以防yǐfáng(so as) to avoid; to prevent; (just) in case
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