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枢纽
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English Definitionhub (e.g. of traffic network); hinge; pivot; fulcrum
Simplified Script枢纽
Traditional Script樞紐
Pinyinshūniǔ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄨ ㄋㄧㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)syu1nau2
Word Decomposition
shūhinge; pivot
niǔto turn; to wrench; button; nu (Greek letter Νν)

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Words With Same Head Word    
枢垣shūyuáncensorate
枢机shūjīcardinal (Catholicism)
枢轴shūzhóupivot; fulcrum
枢密院shū mì yuànprivy council
枢转性shū zhuǎnxìngpivotability
Words With Same Tail Word    
印纽yìnniǔdecorated knob protruding from seal, allowing it to be strung on a cord
巴纽bāniǔabbr. for Papua New Guinea 巴布亚纽几内亚 (esp. Taiwan usage)
澳纽àoniǔAustralia and New Zealand
转纽zhuànniǔorgan stop (button activating a row of pipes)
麦克纽màikè niǔMcKnew
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