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English Definitionto inspect; to examine; to test
Simplified Script检验
Traditional Script檢驗
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢˇ ㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gim2jim6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jiǎnto check; to examine; to inspect; to exercise restraint
yànto examine; to test; to check

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
检查jiǎncháinspection; to examine; to inspect
检讨jiǎntǎoto examine or inspect; self-criticism; review
检察jiǎncháto inspect; check up (on)
检测jiǎncèto detect; to test; detection; sensing
检修jiǎnxiūto overhaul; to examine and fix (a motor); to service (a vehicle)
Words With Same Tail Word    
经验jīngyànexperience; to experience
测验cèyàntest; to test; evaluation
试验shìyànexperiment; test; to experiment; experimental
考验kǎoyànto test; to put to the test; trial; ordeal
体验tǐyànto experience for oneself
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