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尾子
Main
English Definitiontail; end; small change; odd sum remaining after large round number
Simplified Script尾子
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinwěizi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄟˇ ㄗ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)mei5zi2
Word Decomposition
wěitail; remainder; remnant; extremity; sixth of the 28 constellations; measure word for fish
son; child; seed; egg; small thing; 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat; Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)

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Words With Same Head Word    
尾巴wěibatail; colloquial pr. [yi3 ba5]
尾声wěishēngcoda; epilogue; end
尾击wěijīattack from the rear
尾数wěishùremainder (after rounding a number); decimal part (of number after the decimal point); mantissa (i.e. fractional part of common logarithm in math.); small change; balance (of an account)
尾期wěiqīfinal period; the end (of a term); the close
Words With Same Tail Word    
孩子háizichild
儿子érzison
帽子màozihat; cap; (fig.) label; bad name
句子jùzisentence
屋子wūzihouse; room
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