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English Definitiona post; a job
Simplified Script岗位
Traditional Script崗位
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄤˇ ㄨㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gong1wai2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
gǎngmound; policeman's beat
wèiposition; location; place; seat; measure word for people (honorific); measure word for binary bits (e.g. 十六位 16-bit or 2 bytes)

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Words With Same Head Word    
岗哨gǎngshàolookout post; sentry
岗巴gǎngbāGamba county, Tibetan: Gam pa rdzong, in Shigatse prefecture, Tibet
岗楼gǎnglóuwatchtower; observation tower; police booth
岗亭gǎngtíngsentry box
岗巴县gǎngbā xiànGamba county, Tibetan: Gam pa rdzong, in Shigatse prefecture, Tibet
Words With Same Tail Word    
单位dānwèiunit (of measure); unit (group of people as a whole); work unit (place of employment, esp. in the PRC prior to economic reform)
地位dìwèiposition; status; place
各位gèwèieverybody; all (guests, colleagues etc); all of you
学位xuéwèiacademic degree; place in school
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