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English Definitionform; shape; structure; design
Simplified Script形制
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄥˊ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jing4zai3
Word Decomposition
xíngto appear; to look; form; shape
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of

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Words With Same Head Word    
形成xíngchéngto form; to take shape
形势xíngshìcircumstances; situation; terrain
形式xíngshìouter appearance; form; shape; formality
形象xíngxiàngimage; form; figure; visualization; vivid
形容xíngróngto describe; description; appearance; look
Words With Same Tail Word    
控制kòngzhìcontrol; to exercise control over; to contain
限制xiànzhìto restrict; to limit; to confine; restriction; limit
法制fǎzhìlegal system and institutions
抑制yìzhìto inhibit; to keep down; to suppress
压制yāzhìto suppress; to inhibit; to stifle
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