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English Definitionto simplify; to reduce
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Pinyinjīngjiǎn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄥ ㄐㄧㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zing1gaan2
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
jīngessence; extract; vitality; energy; semen; sperm; mythical goblin spirit; highly perfected; elite; the pick of something; proficient (refined ability); extremely (fine); selected rice (archaic)
jiǎnsimple; uncomplicated; letter; to choose; to select; bamboo strips used for writing (old)

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Words With Same Head Word    
精神jīngshénspirit; mind; consciousness; thought; mental; psychological; essence; gist
精彩jīngcǎiwonderful; marvelous; brilliant
精力jīnglìenergy
精细jīngxìfine; meticulous; careful
精致jīngzhìdelicate; fine; exquisite; refined
Words With Same Tail Word    
二简èrjiǎnabbr. for 第二次汉字简化方案
书简shūjiǎn(literary) letter
汉简hànjiǎnbamboo slip used for record keeping during the Han Dynasty
白简báijiǎnWrigley's Spearmint (brand)
短简duǎnjiǎnbrief
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