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English Definitionto reside; to live; to dwell; to be in; to be situated at; to stay; to get along with; to be in a position of; to deal with; to discipline; to punish
See alsochù place; location; spot; point; office; department; bureau; respect; measure word for locations or items of damage: spot, point
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄔㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cyu2
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate,Advanced

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Words With Same Head Word    
处理chǔlǐto handle; to treat; to deal with; to process; to deal with a criminal case; to mete out punishment; to offer for sale at a reduced price; to punish
处于chǔyúto be in (some state, position, or condition)
处罚chǔfáto penalize; to punish
处境chǔjìngsituation (of a person)
处方chǔfāngmedical prescription; recipe; formula
Words With Same Tail Word    
相处xiāngchǔto be in contact (with somebody); to associate; to interact; to get along (well, poorly)
查处cháchǔto investigate and handle (a criminal case)
判处pànchǔto sentence; to condemn
和平共处hépíng gòngchǔpeaceful coexistence of nations, societies, etc.
并处bìngchǔto impose an additional penalty
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