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磋商
Main
English Definitionto consult; to discuss seriously; to negotiate; to confer; negotiations; consultations
Simplified Script磋商
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyincuōshāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄘㄨㄛ ㄕㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)co1soeng1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
cuōdeliberate; to polish
shāngcommerce; merchant; dealer; to consult; 2nd note in pentatonic scale; quotient (as in 智商, intelligence quotient); Shang Dynasty (c. 1600-1046 BC); (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Tail Word    
协商xiéshāngto consult with; to talk things over; agreement
厂商chǎngshāngmanufacturer; producer
智商zhìshāngIQ (intelligence quotient)
洽商qiàshāngto negotiate; to talk over
经商jīngshāngto trade; to carry out commercial activities; in business
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