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素材
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English Definitionsource material (in literature and art)
Simplified Script素材
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinsùcái
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄙㄨˋ ㄘㄞˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sou3coi4
Word Decomposition
raw silk; white; plain, unadorned; vegetarian (food); essence; nature; element; constituent; usually; always; ever
cáimaterial; timber; ability; aptitude; a capable individual; coffin (old)

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Words With Same Head Word    
素质sùzhìinner quality; basic essence
素食sùshívegetables; vegetarian food
素食主义sùshí zhǔyìvegetarianism
素养sùyǎng(personal) accomplishment; attainment in self-cultivation
素来sùláiusually
Words With Same Tail Word    
教材jiàocáiteaching material
器材qìcáiequipment; material
身材shēncáistature; build (height and weight); figure
木材mùcáiwood
题材tícáisubject matter
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