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English Definitionto confiscate; to have something confiscated; to forfeit
Simplified Script没收
Traditional Script沒收
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄛˋ ㄕㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mut6sau1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
drowned; to end; to die; to inundate
shōuto receive; to accept; to collect; to put away; to restrain; to stop; in care of (used on address line after name)

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Words With Same Head Word    
没落mòluòto decline; to wane
没药mòyàomyrrh (Commiphora myrrha)
没奈何mò nàihéto have no alternative; to be helpless
没药烷mòyào wánbisabolane
没药烯mòyào xībisabolene
Words With Same Tail Word    
吸收xīshōuto absorb; to assimilate; to ingest; to recruit
丰收fēngshōubumper harvest
征收zhēngshōuto levy (a fine); to impose (a tariff)
回收huíshōuto recycle; to reclaim; to retrieve; to recover; to recall (a defective product)
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