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牛肉
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English Definitionbeef
Simplified Script牛肉
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinniúròu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄧㄡˊ ㄖㄡˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ngau4juk6
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
niúox; cow; bull; (slang) awesome; (Chinese surname)
ròumeat; flesh; pulp (of a fruit); (coll.) (of a fruit) squashy; (of a person) flabby; irresolute

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Words With Same Head Word    
牛奶niúnǎicow's milk
牛排niúpáisteak
牛仔裤niúzǎi kùjeans
牛郎niúlángcowherd boy; (slang) male prostitute; Cowherd of the folk tale Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎织女Altair (star)
牛头niútóuox head; ox-head shaped wine vessel; Ox-Head, one of the two guardians of the underworld in Chinese mythology
Words With Same Tail Word    
羊肉yángròumutton; goat meat
猪肉zhūròupork
肌肉jīròumuscle; flesh
骨肉gǔròublood relation; kin; one's flesh and blood
血肉xuèròuflesh
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