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English Definitionriver bend; the Great Bend of the Yellow River in Inner Mongolia
Simplified Script河套
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄜˊ ㄊㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ho4tou3
Word Decomposition
tàoto cover; to encase; cover; sheath; to overlap; to interleave; to model after; to copy; formula; harness; loop of rope; (fig.) to fish for; to obtain slyly; measure word for sets, collections; bend (of a river or mountain range, in place names); tau (Greek letter Ττ)

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Words With Same Head Word    
河道hédàoriver course; river channel
河南hénánHenan province (Honan) in central China, abbr. , capital Zhengzhou 郑州
河北héběiHebei province (Hopeh) in north China surrounding Beijing, short name , capital Shijiazhuang 石家庄
河伯hébóname or river God associated with Yellow river
Words With Same Tail Word    
手套shǒutàoglove; mitten
外套wàitàocoat; jacket
配套pèitàoto form a complete set; coherent
圈套quāntàotrap; snare; trick
成套chéngtàoforming a complete set; complementing one another
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