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English Definitionto cross (a road, an ocean etc); to cut across
Simplified Script横断
Traditional Script橫斷
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄥˊ ㄉㄨㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)waang4dyun6
Word Decomposition
hénghorizontal; across; (horizontal character stroke)
duànto break; to snap; to cut off; to give up or abstain from something

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Words With Same Head Word    
横行héngxíngto go on the rampage; to riot; to run amuck
横排héngpáihorizontal setting (printing)
横切héngqiēto cut across; a horizontal cut
横加héngjiāviolently; flagrantly
横匾héngbiǎnhorizontal tablet (for an inscription)
Words With Same Tail Word    
不断bùduànunceasing; uninterrupted; continuous; constant
判断pànduànto judge; to determine; judgment
垄断lǒngduànto enjoy market dominance; to monopolize
中断zhōngduànto cut short; to break off; to discontinue; to interrupt
诊断zhěnduàndiagnosis; to diagnose
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