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武术
Main
English Definitionmilitary skill or technique (in former times); all kinds of martial art sports (some claiming spiritual development); self-defense; tradition of choreographed fights from opera and film (recent usage); also called kungfu 功夫
Simplified Script武术
Traditional Script武術
Pinyinwǔshù
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨˇ ㄕㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mou5seot6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
martial; military; (Chinese surname)
shùmethod; technique

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Words With Same Head Word    
武器wǔqìweapon; arms
武装wǔzhuāngarms; equipment; to arm; military; armed (forces)
武力wǔlìmilitary force
武侠wǔxiámartial arts chivalry (Chinese literary, theatrical and cinema genre); knight-errant
武士wǔshìwarrior; samurai
Words With Same Tail Word    
技术jìshùtechnology; technique; skill
艺术yìshùart
学术xuéshùlearning; science; academic
手术shǒushù(surgical) operation; surgery
美术měishùart; fine arts; painting
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