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English Definitionto deflate; to decrease (number, esp. price)
Simplified Script平减
Traditional Script平減
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄧㄥˊ ㄐㄧㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ping4gaam2
Word Decomposition
píngflat; level; equal; to tie (make the same score); to draw (score); calm; peaceful; see also 平声; (Chinese surname)
jiǎnto lower; to decrease; to reduce; to subtract; to diminish

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
平均píngjūnaverage; on average; evenly; in equal proportions
平等píngděngequal; equality
平静píngjìngtranquil; undisturbed; serene
平原píngyuánfield; plain
平安píng'ānsafe and sound; well; without mishap; quiet and safe; at peace
Words With Same Tail Word    
削减xuējiǎnto cut down; to reduce; to lower
裁减cáijiǎnto reduce; to lessen; to cut down
删减shānjiǎnto delete; to censor out
增减zēngjiǎnto add or subtract; to increase or decrease; to go up or go down
宽减kuānjiǎntax relief
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