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空洞
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English Definitioncavity; empty; vacuous
Simplified Script空洞
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinkōngdòng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄎㄨㄥ ㄉㄨㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hung1dung6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
kōngempty; air; sky; in vain
dòngcave; hole; zero (unambiguous spoken form when spelling out numbers)

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Words With Same Head Word    
空气kōngqìair; atmosphere
空间kōngjiānspace
空中kōngzhōngin the sky; in the air
空前kōngqiánunprecedented
空军kōngjūnair force
Words With Same Tail Word    
漏洞lòudòngleak; hole; gap; loophole
冰洞bīngdònghole in ice; crevasse
凹洞āodòngcavity; pit
地洞dìdònga dug-out; a burrow
坑洞kēngdònghole; pit; pothole
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