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微尘
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English Definitiondust; (Buddhism) minutest particle of matter
Simplified Script微尘
Traditional Script微塵
Pinyinwēichén
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄟ ㄔㄣˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mei4can4
Word Decomposition
wēitiny; miniature; slightly; profound; abtruse; to decline; one millionth part of; micro-; (Chinese surname); ancient Chinese state near present day Chongqing
chéndust; dirt; earth

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Words With Same Head Word    
微笑wēixiàosmile; to smile
微小wēixiǎominute (i.e. extremely small); infinitesimal
微观wēiguānmicro-; sub-atomic
微弱wēiruòweak; faint; feeble
微不足道wēi bùzúdàonegligible; insignificant
Words With Same Tail Word    
灰尘huīchéndust
凡尘fánchénmundane world (in religious context); this mortal coil
前尘qiánchénthe past; impurity contracted previously (in the sentient world) (Buddhism)
征尘zhēngchénthe dust of a long journey
后尘hòuchénlit. trailing dust; fig. somebody's footsteps; course in life
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