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English Definitionnarrow (surrounding); short (of time)
See alsojúcù cramped; ill at ease (from traditional character 侷促)
Simplified Script局促
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄩˊ ㄘㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)guk6cuk1
Word Decomposition
office; situation; measure word for games: match, set, round, etc.
urgent; hurried; to urge; to promote; to urge haste; close; intimate

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Words With Same Head Word    
局面júmiànaspect; phase; situation
局部júbùpart; local
局长júzhǎngbureau chief
局势júshìsituation; state (of affairs)
局限júxiànto limit; to confine; to restrict something within set boundaries
Words With Same Tail Word    
督促dūcùto supervise and urge completion of a task; to urge on
仓促cāngcùall of a sudden; hurriedly
短促duǎncùshort in time; fleeting; brief; gasping (breath); curt (tone of voice)
敦促dūncùto press; to urge; to hasten
催促cuīcùto urge
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