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English Definitiondefective; defect
Simplified Script缺损
Traditional Script缺損
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄩㄝ ㄙㄨㄣˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)kyut3syun2
Word Decomposition
quēdeficiency; lack; scarce; vacant post; to run short of
sǔnto decrease; to lose; to damage; to harm; (coll.) to speak sarcastically; to deride; caustic; mean; one of the 64 trigrams of the Book of Changes (old)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
缺乏quēfáto lack; to be short of; lack; shortage
缺少quēshǎolack; shortage of; shortfall; to be short (of); to lack
缺点quēdiǎnweak point; fault; shortcoming; disadvantage
缺陷quēxiàndefect; flaw; physical defect
缺席quēxíabsence; absent
Words With Same Tail Word    
亏损kuīsǔndeficit; (financial) loss
毁损huǐsǔnimpair, damage
受损shòusǔnto suffer damage
劳损láosǔnstrain (medicine)
嘴损zuǐsǔn(dialect) sharp-tongued; harsh
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