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沿途
Main
English Definitionalong the sides of the road; by the wayside
Simplified Script沿途
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinyántú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄢˊ ㄊㄨˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jyun4tou4
Part of Speech(名) noun, (习惯用语) idiomatic expression
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
沿 yánalong; to follow (a line, tradition etc); to carry on; to trim (a border with braid, tape etc); border; edge
way; route; road

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Words With Same Head Word    
沿海yánhǎicoastal
沿儿yánredge (used directly after a noun, e.g. roadside 马路沿儿)
沿岸yán'àncoastal area; littoral or riparian
沿用yányòngto continue to use (old methods); to apply as before; according to usage
沿袭yánxíto carry on as before; to follow (an old custom etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
前途qiántúprospects; future outlook; journey
长途chángtúlong distance
旅途lǚtújourney; trip
用途yòngtúuse; application
中途zhōngtúmidway
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