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English Definitioncustoms (i.e. border crossing inspection)
Simplified Script海关
Traditional Script海關
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄞˇ ㄍㄨㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hoi2gwaan1
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
hǎiocean; sea; great number of people or things; (dialect) numerous; (Chinese surname)
guānto close; to shut; to turn off; to concern; to involve; (Chinese surname); mountain pass

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Words With Same Head Word    
海边hǎibiāncoast; seaside; seashore; beach
海峡hǎixiáchannel; strait
海拔hǎibáheight above sea level; elevation
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有关yǒuguānto have something to do with; to relate to; related to; to concern; concerning
机关jīguānmechanism; gear; machine-operated; office; agency; organ; organization; establishment; institution; body; strategum; scheme; intrigue; plot; trick
相关xiāngguānrelated; relevant; pertinent; to be interrelated; (statistics) correlation
难关nánguāndifficulty; crisis
攻关gōngguānto storm a strategic pass; fig. to tackle a key problem
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