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直立
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English Definitionerect; upright; vertical
Simplified Script直立
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzhílì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˊ ㄌㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zik6laap6
Word Decomposition
zhístraight; to straighten; fair and reasonable; frank; straightforward; (indicates continuing motion or action); vertical; vertical downward stroke in Chinese characters; (Chinese surname); Zhi (c. 2000 BC), fifth of the legendary Flame Emperors 炎帝 descended from Shennong 神农 Farmer God
to stand; to set up; to establish; to lay down; to draw up; at once; immediately; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
直接zhíjiēdirect; opposite: indirect 间接; immediate; directly; straightforward
直到zhídàountil
直径zhíjìngdiameter
直线zhíxiànstraight line; sharply (rise or fall)
直达zhídáto go nonstop to; through (as in "through train"); nonstop
Words With Same Tail Word    
建立jiànlìto establish; to set up; to found
成立chénglìto establish; to set up; to be tenable; to hold water
独立dúlìindependent; independence; to stand alone
孤立gūlìisolate; isolated
创立chuànglìto establish; to set up; to found
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