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English Definitionnumber of times; frequency; order number (in a series); power (math.); degree of a polynomial (math.)
Simplified Script次数
Traditional Script次數
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘˋ ㄕㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ci3sou3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
next in sequence; second; the second (day, time etc); secondary; vice-; sub-; infra-; inferior quality; substandard; order; sequence; hypo- (chemistry); measure word for enumerated events: time
shùnumber; figure; several

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
次品cìpǐnsubstandard products; defective; seconds
次序cìxùsequence; order
次之cìzhīsecond (in a competition); occupying second place
次元cìyuándimension (loanword, from Japanese)
Words With Same Tail Word    
多数duōshùmajority; most
少数shǎoshùsmall number; few; minority
无数wúshùcountless; numberless; innumerable
大多数dàduō shù(great) majority
分数fēnshù(exam) grade; mark; score; fraction
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