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English Definitionto weave; to plait; to organize; to group; to arrange; to edit; to compile; to write; to compose; to fabricate
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄅㄧㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)pin1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
编辑biānjíto edit; to compile; editor; compiler
编制biānzhìto weave; to plait; to braid; to work out; to draw up; to prepare; to compile; authorized strength; establishment
编写biānxiěto compile
编织biānzhīto weave; to knit; to plait; to braid; (fig.) to create (something abstract, e.g. a dream, a lie etc)
编号biānhàoto number; numbering; serial number
Words With Same Tail Word    
改编gǎibiānto adapt; to rearrange; to revise
主编zhǔbiāneditor in chief
摘编zhāibiānto extract and edit; excerpts
修编xiūbiānto revise
汇编huìbiāncollection; compilation; compile; also written 汇编
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