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效能
Main
English Definitionefficacy; effectiveness
Simplified Script效能
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinxiàonéng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄠˋ ㄋㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)haau6nang4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Word Decomposition
xiàoeffect; efficacy; to imitate
néngcan; to be able to; might possibly; ability; (physics) energy; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
效果xiàoguǒresult; effect; quality
效率xiàolǜefficiency
效力xiàolìeffectiveness; positive effect; to serve (in some capacity)
效益xiàoyìbenefit; effectiveness; efficiency
效劳xiàoláoto serve (in some capacity); to work for
Words With Same Tail Word    
可能kěnéngmight (happen); can (happen); possible; probable; possibility; probability; maybe; perhaps
才能cáinéngtalent; ability; capacity
功能gōngnéngfunction; capability
性能xìngnéngfunction; performance
技能jìnéngtechnical ability; skill
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