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English Definitionheliocentric theory; the theory that the sun is at the center of the universe
Simplified Script日心说
Traditional Script日心說
Pinyinrì xīn shuō
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄖˋ ㄒㄧㄣ ㄕㄨㄛ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jat6 sam1 syut3
Word Decomposition
sun; day; date, day of the month; abbr. for 日本, Japan
xīnheart; mind; intention; center; core
shuōto speak; to say; to explain; to scold; to tell off; a theory (usually in compounds such as 日心说 heliocentric theory)

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