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English Definitionterm; semester
Simplified Script学期
Traditional Script學期
Pinyinxuéqī, Taiwan pr. xuéqí
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄩㄝˊ ㄑㄧ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hok6kei4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Topical Word Lists
Part of school/life
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
xuéto learn; to study; to imitate; science; -ology
a period of time; phase; stage; measure word for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
学生xuéshengstudent; schoolchild
学习xuéxíto learn; to study
学院xuéyuàncollege; educational institute; school; faculty
学术xuéshùlearning; science; academic
Words With Same Tail Word    
星期xīngqīweek; day of the week; Sunday
长期chángqīlong term; long time; long range (of a forecast)
时期shíqīperiod; phase
初期chūqīinitial stage; beginning period
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