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English Definitionrule
Simplified Script条规
Traditional Script條規
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄧㄠˊ ㄍㄨㄟ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tiu4kwai1
Word Decomposition
tiáostrip; item; article; clause (of law or treaty); measure word for long thin things (ribbon, river, road, trousers etc)
guīcompass; a rule; regulation; to admonish; to plan; to scheme

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
条件tiáojiàncondition; circumstances; term; factor; requirement; prerequisite; qualification
条约tiáoyuētreaty; pact
条例tiáolìregulations; rules; code of conduct; ordinances; statutes
条款tiáokuǎnclause (of contract or law)
条文tiáowénclause; explanatory section in a document
Words With Same Tail Word    
正规zhèngguīregular; according to standards
法规fǎguīlegislation; statute
常规chángguīconventional (weapons); conventional; common; routine
犯规fànguīto break the rules; an illegality; a foul
违规wéiguīto violate (rules); irregular; illegal; corrupt
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