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Main
English Definitiongrain; food; provisions; agricultural tax paid in grain
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄌㄧㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)loeng4

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Words With Same Head Word    
粮食liángshifoodstuff; cereals
粮票liángpiàocoupons for food or grain used in a PRC economic program c. 1955-1993
粮仓liángcānggranary; barn; fig. bread basket (of fertile agricultural land)
粮店liángdiàngrain store
粮库liángkùgrain depot
Words With Same Tail Word    
粗粮cūliángcoarse grains (maize, sorghum etc)
干粮gānliángrations (to take on expedition)
公粮gōngliángtax paid in grain
口粮kǒuliángration
断粮duànliángto run out of food
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