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English Definitionlightning flashes
Simplified Script电闪
Traditional Script電閃
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧㄢˋ ㄕㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)din6sim2
Word Decomposition
diànelectric; electricity; electrical
shǎnto dodge; to duck out of the way; to beat it; shaken (by a fall); to sprain; to pull a muscle; lightning; spark; a flash; to flash (across one's mind); to leave behind; (Internet slang) (of a display of affection) "dazzlingly" saccharine; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
电视diànshìtelevision; TV
电话diànhuàtelephone; phone call; phone number
电影diànyǐngmovie; film
电灯diàndēngelectric light
电车diànchētrolleybus; tram
Words With Same Tail Word    
忽闪hūshǎnto glitter; to gleam; to sparkle; to flash
扑闪pūshǎnto wink; to blink
躲闪duǒshǎnto evade; to dodge (out of the way)
闪闪shǎnshǎnflickering; sparkling; glistening; glittering
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