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English Definitionlaw; rule; code
Simplified Script法则
Traditional Script法則
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄚˇ ㄗㄜˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faat3zak1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist; France; French; abbr. for 法国
(conjunction used to express contrast with a previous clause) but; then; standard; norm; principle; to imitate; to follow; measure word for written items

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Words With Same Head Word    
法语fǎyǔFrench (language)
法院fǎyuàncourt of law; court
法制fǎzhìlegal system and institutions
法令fǎlìngdecree; ordinance
Words With Same Tail Word    
原则yuánzéprinciple; doctrine
否则fǒuzéif not; otherwise; else; or else
规则guīzérule; regulation; rules and regulations
准则zhǔnzénorm; standard; criterion
以身作则yǐ shēn zuò zéto set an example (idiom); to serve as a model
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