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English Definitionnoose; harness
Simplified Script绳套
Traditional Script繩套
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄥˊ ㄊㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sing4tou3
Word Decomposition
tàoto cover; to encase; cover; sheath; to overlap; to interleave; to model after; to copy; formula; harness; loop of rope; (fig.) to fish for; to obtain slyly; measure word for sets, collections; bend (of a river or mountain range, in place names); tau (Greek letter Ττ)

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Words With Same Head Word    
绳子shéngzicord; string; rope
绳墨shéngmòlit. carpenter's straight line marker; same as 墨斗; fig. rules; rules and regulations
绳文shéngwénJyōmon period of Japanese prehistory, with rope pattern pottery
绳梯shéngtīa rope ladder
Words With Same Tail Word    
手套shǒutàoglove; mitten
外套wàitàocoat; jacket
配套pèitàoto form a complete set; coherent
圈套quāntàotrap; snare; trick
成套chéngtàoforming a complete set; complementing one another
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