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尾流
Main
English Definitionwake (trailing behind a ship, airplane etc); slipstream
Simplified Script尾流
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinwěiliú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄟˇ ㄌㄧㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mei5lau4
Word Decomposition
wěitail; remainder; remnant; extremity; sixth of the 28 constellations; measure word for fish
liúto flow; to disseminate; to circulate or spread; to move or drift; to degenerate; to banish or send into exile; stream of water or something resembling one; class, rate or grade

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Words With Same Head Word    
尾巴wěibatail; colloquial pr. [yi3 ba5]
尾声wěishēngcoda; epilogue; end
尾子wěizitail; end; small change; odd sum remaining after large round number
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)
Words With Same Tail Word    
交流jiāoliúto exchange; exchange; communication; interaction; to have social contact (with somebody)
河流héliúriver
轮流lúnliúto alternate; to take turns
电流diànliúelectric current
主流zhǔliúmain stream (of a river); fig. the essential point; main viewpoint of a matter; mainstream (culture etc)
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