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指明
Main
English Definitionto show clearly; to designate; to indicate
Simplified Script指明
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzhǐmíng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˇ ㄇㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2ming4
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
zhǐfinger; to point at or to; to indicate or refer to; to depend on; to count on; (of hair) to stand on end
míngbright; opposite: dark ; (of meaning) clear; to understand; next; public or open; wise; generic term for a sacrifice to the gods; Ming Dynasty (1368-1644); (Chinese surname); Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝 descended from Shennong 神农 Farmer God

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Words With Same Head Word    
指出zhǐchūto indicate; to point out
指导zhǐdǎoto guide; to give directions; to direct; to coach; guidance; tuition
指挥zhǐhuīto conduct; to command; to direct; conductor (of an orchestra)
指示zhǐshìto point out; to indicate; to instruct; directives; instructions
指标zhǐbiāotarget; quota; index; indicator; sign; signpost; (computing) pointer
Words With Same Tail Word    
说明shuōmíngto explain; to illustrate; to indicate; to show; to prove; explanation; directions; caption
文明wénmíngcivilized; civilization; culture
表明biǎomíngto make clear; to make known; to state clearly; to indicate; known
证明zhèngmíngproof; certificate; identification; testimonial; to prove; to testify; to confirm the truth of
光明guāngmínglight; radiance; (fig.) bright (prospects etc); openhearted
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