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English Definitionundergraduate course; undergraduate (attributive)
Simplified Script本科
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄣˇ ㄎㄜ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bun2fo1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure WordsNone
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5
Word Decomposition
běnroots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; measure word for books, periodicals, files, etc.; originally
branch of study; administrative section; division; field; branch; stage directions; family (taxonomy); rules; laws; to mete out (punishment); to levy (taxes etc); to fine somebody

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Words With Same Head Word    
本子běnzibook; notebook; edition
本质běnzhìessence; nature; innate character; intrinsic quality
本事běnshiability; skill
本来běnláioriginal; originally; at first; it goes without saying; of course
本领běnlǐngskill; ability; capability
Words With Same Tail Word    
内科nèikēinternal medicine; general medicine
外科wàikēsurgery (branch of medicine)
学科xuékēsubject; branch of learning; course; academic discipline
前科qiánkēcriminal record; previous convictions
专科zhuānkēspecialized subject; branch (of medicine); specialized training school
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