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纬线
Main
English Definitionwoof; line of latitude; parallel
Simplified Script纬线
Traditional Script緯線
Pinyinwěixiàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄟˇ ㄒㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wai5sin3
Word Decomposition
wěilatitude; woof (horizontal thread in weaving); weft
线 xiànthread; string; wire; line

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
纬圈wěiquānline of latitude; parallel
纬度wěidùlatitude
纬纱wěishāwoof (horizontal thread in weaving); weft
纬锦wěijǐnwoof brocade; woven fabric with many-colored woof
纬向条花wěi xiàng tiáo huābarre
Words With Same Tail Word    
路线lùxiànitinerary; route; political line (e.g. right revisionist road)
光线guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
战线zhànxiànbattle line; battlefront; front
界线jièxiànlimits; bounds; dividing line
电线diànxiànwire; power cord
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