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English Definition(literary) end; limit
Simplified Script底止
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˇ ㄓˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai2zi2
Word Decomposition
background; bottom; base; end (of the month, year etc); remnants; (math.) radix; base; under; underneath
zhǐto stop; to prohibit; until; only

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Words With Same Head Word    
底下dǐxiathe location below something; afterwards
底片dǐpiànnegative; photographic plate
底线dǐxiànto underline; bottom line; base line (in sports); baseline; minimum; spy; plant
底子dǐzibase; foundation; bottom
底层dǐcéngground or first floor; bottom (of a pile); lowest rung (of society)
Words With Same Tail Word    
防止fángzhǐto prevent; to guard against; to take precautions
禁止jìnzhǐto prohibit; to forbid; to ban
停止tíngzhǐto stop; to halt; to cease
为止wéizhǐuntil; (used in combination with words like or in constructs of the form 到...为止...为止)
阻止zǔzhǐto prevent; to block
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