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English Definitioncatty; weight equal to 0.5 kg; (Tw) weight equal to 0.6 kg
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gan1
Part of Speech(量) measure word
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Words With Same Head Word    
斤两jīnliǎngweight; (fig.) importance
斤斗jīndǒuvariant of 筋斗
斤斤计较jīn jīn jìjiàoto haggle over every ounce; (fig.) to fuss over minor matters; to split hairs
斤斤较量jīn jīn jiàoliàngto bicker at length over a trivial matter (idiom)
Words With Same Tail Word    
公斤gōngjīnkilogram (kg)
市斤shìjīnChinese unit of weight equal to 0.5 kg
台斤táijīnTaiwan catty (weight equal to 0.6 kg)
半公斤bàn gōngjīnhalf kilo
合五十公斤hé wǔshí gōngjīncentner
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