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English Definitionfragment; piece; (of a film) to break in the middle of viewing
Simplified Script断片
Traditional Script斷片
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄨㄢˋ ㄆㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tyun5pin3
Word Decomposition
duànto break; to snap; to cut off; to give up or abstain from something
piànthin piece; flake; a slice; film; TV play; to slice; to carve thin; partial; incomplete; one-sided; measure word for slices, tablets, tract of land, area of water; measure word for CDs, movies, DVDs, etc.; used with numeral : measure word for scenario, scene, feeling, atmosphere, sound, etc.

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
断绝duànjuéto sever; to break off
断定duàndìngto conclude; to determine; to come to a judgment
断断续续duànduàn xùxùintermittent; off and on; discontinuous; stop-go; stammering; disjointed; inarticulate
断交duànjiāoto end a relationship; to break off diplomatic ties
Words With Same Tail Word    
照片zhàopiànphotograph; picture
影片yǐngpiànfilm; movie
底片dǐpiànnegative; photographic plate
明信片míng xìn piànpostcard
图片túpiànimage; picture; photograph
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