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English Definitionscene; section; chapter; passage; bridge (i.e. transition)
Simplified Script桥段
Traditional Script橋段
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄠˊ ㄉㄨㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)kiu4dyun6
Word Decomposition
duànparagraph; section; segment; stage (of a process); measure word for stories, periods of time, lengths of thread, etc.; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
桥梁qiáoliángbridge; fig. connection between two areas
桥头qiáotóueither end of a bridge; a bridgehead; Qiaotou or Chiaotou township in Kaohsiung county 高雄县, southwest Taiwan
桥墩qiáodūnbridge pier
桥接qiáojiēbridging (in computer networks)
桥本qiáoběnHashimoto (Japanese surname and place name)
Words With Same Tail Word    
阶段jiēduànstage; section; phase; period
手段shǒuduànmethod; means (of doing something); strategy; trick
身段shēnduàna woman's physique; figure; posture on stage
不择手段bù zé shǒuduànby fair means or foul; by hook or by crook; unscrupulously
中段zhōngduànmiddle section; middle period; middle area; mid-
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