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官员
Main
English Definitionofficial (in an organization or government); administrator
Simplified Script官员
Traditional Script官員
Pinyinguānyuán
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄢ ㄩㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gun1jyun4
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
guāngovernment official; governmental; official; public; organ of the body; (Chinese surname)
yuánperson; employee; member

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Words With Same Head Word    
官方guānfānggovernment; official (approved or issued by an authority)
官僚主义guānliáo zhǔyìbureaucracy
官司guānsilawsuit
官僚guānliáobureaucrat; bureaucracy; bureaucratic
官兵guānbīngofficers and men
Words With Same Tail Word    
人员rényuánstaff; crew; personnel
委员wěiyuáncommittee member; committee; council
党员dǎngyuánpolitical party member
动员dòngyuánto mobilize; to arouse; mobilization
演员yǎnyuánactor or actress; performer
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