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English Definitionsynopsis; outline; program; leading principles
Simplified Script大纲
Traditional Script大綱
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄚˋ ㄍㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daai6gong1
Word Decomposition
big; huge; large; major; great; wide; deep; older (than); oldest; eldest; greatly; very much; (dialect) father; father's elder or younger brother
gānghead rope of a fishing net; guiding principle; key link; class (taxonomy); outline; program

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Words With Same Head Word    
大学dàxuéuniversity; college; the Great Learning, one of the Four Books 四书 in Confucianism
大概dàgàiroughly; probably; rough; approximate; about; general idea
大家dàjiāeveryone; influential family; great expert
大声dàshēngloud voice; in a loud voice; loudly
大陆dàlùcontinent; mainland; mainland China (reference to the PRC)
Words With Same Tail Word    
提纲tígāngoutline; synopsis; notes
亚纲yàgāngsubclass (taxonomy)
八纲bāgāng"eight principles," a method of giving a general description and syndrome differentiation (TCM)
政纲zhènggāngpolitical program; platform
朝纲cháogānglaws and discipline of imperial court
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