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English Definitioncrossball; bullet; shot; shell; ball
See alsotán to bounce; to catapult; elasticity
tán to pluck (a string); to play (a string instrument); to spring or leap; to shoot (e.g. with a catapult); (of cotton) to fluff or tease; to flick; to flip; to accuse; to impeach; elastic (of materials)
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄉㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daan2

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Words With Same Head Word    
弹药dànyàoammunition
弹道dàndàotrajectory (of a projectile); ballistic curve
弹头dàntóuwarhead
弹丸dànwánpellet
弹匣dànxiámagazine (for ammunition)
Words With Same Tail Word    
子弹zǐdànbullet
原子弹yuánzǐ dànatom bomb; atomic bomb; A-bomb
炮弹pàodànartillery shell
导弹dǎodànguided missile; cruise missile; missile
炸弹zhàdànbomb
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