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English Definitionto repair earthworks
Simplified Script培修
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄟˊ ㄒㄧㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)pui4sau1
Word Decomposition
péito bank up with earth; to cultivate (lit. or fig.); to train (people)
xiūto decorate; to embellish; to repair; to build; to write; to cultivate; to study; to take (a class); (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
培养péiyǎngto cultivate; to breed; to foster; to nurture; to educate; to groom (for a position); education; fostering; culture (biology)
培育péiyùto train; to breed
培训péixùnto cultivate; to train; to groom; training
培植péizhíto cultivate; to train; cultivation; training
培亚péiyàPraia, capital of Cape Verde (Tw)
Words With Same Tail Word    
进修jìnxiūto undertake advanced studies; to take a refresher course
选修xuǎnxiūoptional course (in school); to take an optional course
必修bìxiūa required course
维修wéixiūmaintenance (of equipment); to protect and maintain
检修jiǎnxiūto overhaul; to examine and fix (a motor); to service (a vehicle)
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