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消化
Main
English Definitionto digest; digestion; digestive
Simplified Script消化
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinxiāohuà
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄠ ㄏㄨㄚˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)siu1faa3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
xiāoto disappear; to vanish; to eliminate; to spend (time); have to; need
huàto make into; to change into; -ization; to ... -ize; to transform; abbr. for 化学

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Words With Same Head Word    
消息xiāoxinews; information
消费xiāofèito consume
消失xiāoshīto disappear; to fade away
消灭xiāomièto put an end to; to annihilate; to cause to perish; to perish; annihilation (in quantum field theory)
消除xiāochúto eliminate; to remove
Words With Same Tail Word    
文化wénhuàculture; civilization; cultural
变化biànhuàchange; variation; to change; to vary
进化jìnhuàevolution
转化zhuǎnhuàto change; to transform; isomerization (chemistry)
恶化èhuàto worsen
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