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消防
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English Definitionfirefighting; fire control
Simplified Script消防
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinxiāofáng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄠ ㄈㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)siu1fong4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
xiāoto disappear; to vanish; to eliminate; to spend (time); have to; need
fángto protect; to defend; to guard against; to prevent

Related Words

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)
消化xiāohuàto digest; digestion; digestive
Words With Same Tail Word    
国防guófángnational defense
预防yùfángto prevent; to take precautions against; to protect; to guard against; precautionary; prophylactic
边防biānfángfrontier defense
堤防dīfángdike; embankment; levee
以防yǐfáng(so as) to avoid; to prevent; (just) in case
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