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English Definitionto bank up with earth; to cultivate (lit. or fig.); to train (people)
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄆㄟˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)pui4

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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
培植péizhíto cultivate; to train; cultivation; training
培亚péiyàPraia, capital of Cape Verde (Tw)
Words With Same Tail Word    
栽培zāipéito grow; to cultivate; to train; to educate; to patronize
安培ānpéiampere (loanword)
家培jiāpéicultivated; home grown
庞培pángpéiPompeium, Roman town in Bay of Naples destroyed by eruption of Vesuvius in 79; Pompey (Roman general)
雅培yǎpéiAbbott Laboratories
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