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English Definitionto wipe out; to crush; to annihilate
Simplified Script歼灭
Traditional Script殲滅
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄢ ㄇㄧㄝˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cim1mit6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Word Decomposition
jiānto annihilate; abbr. for 歼击机, fighter plane
mièto extinguish or put out; to go out (of a fire etc); to exterminate or wipe out; to drown

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Words With Same Head Word    
歼击jiānjīto annihilate; to attack and destroy; Jianji, PRC fighter plane based on Soviet MiG; usually 歼击8型
歼击机jiānjī jīfighter plane
Words With Same Tail Word    
消灭xiāomièto put an end to; to annihilate; to cause to perish; to perish; annihilation (in quantum field theory)
扑灭pūmièto eradicate; to extinguish
毁灭huǐmièto perish; to ruin; to destroy
熄灭xīmièto stop burning; to go out (of fire); to die out; extinguished
剿灭jiǎomièto eliminate (by armed force)
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