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English Definitiontemporary
See alsozàn to scurry; variant of (from traditional character )
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Pinyinzàn, Taiwan pr. zhàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄗㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zaam6

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Words With Same Head Word    
暂时zànshítemporary; provisional; for the time being
暂且zànqiěfor now; for the time being; temporarily
暂停zàntíngto suspend; time-out (e.g. in sports); stoppage; pause (media player)
暂行zànxíngprovisional
暂定zàndìngtemporary arrangement; provisional; tentative
Words With Same Tail Word    
短暂duǎnzànof short duration; brief; momentary
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