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English Definitionminiature version of something; microcosm; epitome; (Tw) to microfilm
Simplified Script缩影
Traditional Script縮影
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄙㄨㄛ ㄧㄥˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)suk1jing2
Word Decomposition
suōto withdraw; to pull back; to contract; to shrink; to reduce; abbreviation
yǐngpicture; image; film; movie; photograph; reflection; shadow; trace

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
缩小suōxiǎoto reduce; to decrease; to shrink
缩短suōduǎnto curtail; to cut down
缩水suōshuǐto shrink (in the wash); fig. to shrink (of profits etc)
缩印suōyìnto reprint (a book etc) in a smaller format
缩写suōxiěabbreviation; to abridge
Words With Same Tail Word    
电影diànyǐngmovie; film
摄影shèyǐngto take a photograph; photography; to shoot (a movie)
合影héyǐngto take a joint photo; group photo
阴影yīnyǐng(lit. and fig.) shadow
录影lùyǐngto videotape; to videorecord
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