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English Definitionsoil
Simplified Script土壤
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄨˇ ㄖㄤˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tou2joeng6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
earth; dust; clay; local; indigenous; crude opium; unsophisticated; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音; Tu (ethnic group); (Chinese surname)
rǎngsoil; earth

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
土地tǔdìland; soil; territory
土豆tǔdòupotato; (Tw) peanut
土丘tǔqiūmound; hillock; barrow
土人tǔrénnative; aborigine; clay figure
土伦tǔlúnToulon (city in France)
Words With Same Tail Word    
平壤píngrǎngPyongyang, capital of North Korea
接壤jiērǎngto border on
沃壤wòrǎngfertile soil
熙壤xīrǎngvariant of 熙攘
天壤tiānrǎngheaven and earth
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