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水坝
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English Definitiondam; dike
Simplified Script水坝
Traditional Script水壩
Pinyinshuǐbà
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄨㄟˇ ㄅㄚˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)seoi2baa3
Word Decomposition
shuǐwater; river; liquid; beverage; additional charges or income; (of clothes) measure word for number of washes; (Chinese surname)
dam; dike; embankment

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Words With Same Head Word    
水平shuǐpínglevel (of achievement etc); standard; horizontal
水果shuǐguǒfruit
水泥shuǐnícement
水稻shuǐdàorice; paddy
水饺shuǐjiǎoboiled dumpling
Words With Same Tail Word    
堤坝dībàdam
大坝dàbàdam
元坝yuánbàYuanba district of Guangyuan city 广元市, Sichuan
冰坝bīngbàfreezing blockage; dam of ice on river
土坝tǔbàearth dam; dam of earth and rocks (as opposed to waterproof dam of clay or concrete)
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