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宝石
Main
English Definitionprecious stone; gem
Simplified Script宝石
Traditional Script寶石
Pinyinbǎoshí
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄠˇ ㄕˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bou2sek6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
bǎojewel; gem; treasure; precious
shírock; stone; stone inscription; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
宝贵bǎoguìvaluable; precious; to value; to treasure; to set store by
宝贝bǎobèitreasured object; treasure; darling; baby; cowry; good-for-nothing or queer character
宝宝bǎobǎodarling; baby
宝剑bǎojiàn(double-edged) sword
宝库bǎokùtreasure-house; treasury; treasure-trove (often fig., book of treasured wisdom)
Words With Same Tail Word    
化石huàshífossil
岩石yánshírock
钻石zuànshídiamond
矿石kuàngshíore
大理石dàlǐ shímarble
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