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English Definitionto arrive at (place or time); period; to become due; measure word for events, meetings, elections, sporting fixtures, years (of graduation)
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄝˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaai3
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (量) measure word
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate,Advanced

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Words With Same Head Word    
届时jièshíwhen the time comes; at the scheduled time
届满jièmǎnthe end of fixed period in office; expiration of a term
Words With Same Tail Word    
历届lìjièall previous (meetings, sessions etc)
本届běnjiècurrent; this year
首届shǒujièfirst session (of a conference etc)
下届xiàjiènext office holder; next to serve
往届wǎngjièformer sessions; former years
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