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淬火
Main
English Definitionto quench; to temper; to harden by quenching
Simplified Script淬火
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyincuìhuǒ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄨㄟˋ ㄏㄨㄛˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ceoi3fo2
Word Decomposition
cuìdip into water; to temper
huǒfire; urgent; ammunition; fiery or flaming; internal heat (Chinese medicine); hot (popular); measure word for military units (old); (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
淬熄cuìxīquenching
淬硬cuìyìngtempering
Words With Same Tail Word    
灯火dēnghuǒlights
救火jiùhuǒfire fighting
烟火yānhuǒsmoke and fire; fireworks
起火qǐhuǒto catch fire; to cook; to get angry
怒火nùhuǒrage; fury; hot anger
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