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基点
Main
English Definitionmain point; crux; central point
Simplified Script基点
Traditional Script基點
Pinyinjīdiǎn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧ ㄉㄧㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gei1dim2
Word Decomposition
base; foundation; basic; radical (chemistry); (slang) gay
diǎnpoint; dot; drop; speck; o'clock; point (in space or time); to draw a dot; to check on a list; to choose; to order (food in a restaurant); to touch briefly; to hint; to light; to ignite; to pour a liquid drop by drop; (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch ; dot stroke in Chinese characters; measure word for items

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
基层jīcéngbasic level; grass-roots unit; basement layer
基金jījīnfund
Words With Same Tail Word    
重点zhòngdiǎnimportant point; main point; focus; key (project etc); to focus on; to put the emphasis on
特点tèdiǎncharacteristic (feature); trait; feature
观点guāndiǎnpoint of view; viewpoint; standpoint
缺点quēdiǎnweak point; fault; shortcoming; disadvantage
优点yōudiǎnmerit; benefit; strong point; advantage
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