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English Definitionto shoot; to launch; to allude to; radio- (chemistry)
See alsoshè old variant of (from traditional character )
Simplified Script
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄕㄜˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)se6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
射击shèjīto shoot; to fire (a gun)
射手shèshǒuarcher; shooter; marksman; (football etc) striker
射程shèchéngrange; reach; firing range
射中shèzhòngto hit the target
射出shèchūemission; ejaculation
Words With Same Tail Word    
发射fāshèto shoot (a projectile); to fire (a rocket); to launch; to emit (a particle); to discharge; emanation; emission
注射zhùshèinjection; to inject
反射fǎnshèto reflect; reflection (from a mirror etc); reflex (i.e. automatic reaction of organism)
放射fàngshèto radiate; radioactive
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