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白道
Main
English Definitionlunar orbit; legitimate; righteous; see also 黑道
Simplified Script白道
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinbáidào
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄞˊ ㄉㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)baak6dou6
Word Decomposition
báiwhite; snowy; pure; bright; empty; blank; plain; clear; to make clear; in vain; gratuitous; free of charge; reactionary; anti-communist; funeral; to stare coldly; to write wrong character; to state; to explain; vernacular; spoken lines in opera; (Chinese surname)
dàodirection; way; road; path; principle; truth; morality; reason; skill; method; Dao (of Daoism); to say; to speak; to talk; measure word for long thin things (rivers, cracks etc), barriers (walls, doors etc), questions (in an exam etc), commands, courses in a meal, steps in a process; province (of Korea or Japan)

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Words With Same Head Word    
白天báitiāndaytime; during the day; day
白菜báicàiChinese cabbage; pak choi
白色báisèwhite; fig. reactionary; anti-communist
白白báibáiin vain; to no purpose; for nothing; white
白酒báijiǔspirit usually distilled from sorghum or maize; white spirit
Words With Same Tail Word    
街道jiēdàostreet; subdistrict; residential district
一道yīdàotogether
走道zǒudàopavement; sidewalk; path; walk; footpath; aisle
难道nándàodon't tell me ...; could it be that...?
轨道guǐdàoorbit; course; trajectory; railway or tram line; fig. conventional way of thinking
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