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English Definitionto control; to restrict; to prohibit; prohibition; restriction
Simplified Script禁制
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄣˋ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gam3zai3
Word Decomposition
jìnto prohibit; to forbid
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of

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Words With Same Head Word    
禁止jìnzhǐto prohibit; to forbid; to ban
禁令jìnlìngprohibition; ban
禁区jìnqūrestricted area; forbidden region
禁运jìnyùnembargo; export ban (e.g. on weapons)
禁武jìnwǔarms ban
Words With Same Tail Word    
控制kòngzhìcontrol; to exercise control over; to contain
限制xiànzhìto restrict; to limit; to confine; restriction; limit
法制fǎzhìlegal system and institutions
抑制yìzhìto inhibit; to keep down; to suppress
压制yāzhìto suppress; to inhibit; to stifle
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