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English Definitionto cultivate; to train; cultivation; training
Simplified Script培植
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄟˊ ㄓˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)pui4zik6
Word Decomposition
péito bank up with earth; to cultivate (lit. or fig.); to train (people)
zhíto plant

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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
培亚péiyàPraia, capital of Cape Verde (Tw)
培修péixiūto repair earthworks
Words With Same Tail Word    
种植zhòngzhíto plant; to grow
移植yízhíto transplant
密植mìzhíclose planting
扶植fúzhíto foster; to support
曹植cáozhíCao Zhi (192-232), son of Cao Cao 曹操, noted poet and calligrapher
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