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基层
Main
English Definitionbasic level; grass-roots unit; basement layer
Simplified Script基层
Traditional Script基層
Pinyinjīcéng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧ ㄘㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gei1cang4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
base; foundation; basic; radical (chemistry); (slang) gay
cénglayer; stratum; laminated; floor (of a building); storey; measure word for layers; repeated; sheaf (math.)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
基础jīchǔbase; foundation; basis; underlying
基本jīběnbasic; fundamental; main; elementary
基地jīdìbase (of operations); industrial or military base; al-Qaeda
基金jījīnfund
基督教jīdū jiàoChristianity; Christian
Words With Same Tail Word    
阶层jiēcénghierarchy; stratum; social class
上层shàngcéngupper layer
高层gāocénghigh level; high class
层层céngcénglayer upon layer
一层yīcénglayer
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