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职业
Main
English Definitionoccupation; profession; vocation; professional
Simplified Script职业
Traditional Script職業
Pinyinzhíyè
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓˊ ㄧㄝˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zik1jip6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
zhíoffice; duty
line of business; industry; occupation; job; employment; school studies; enterprise; property; (Buddhism) karma; deed; to engage in; already; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
职员zhíyuánoffice worker; staff member; clerk; employee
职工zhígōngworkers; staff
职务zhíwùpost; position; job; duties
职能zhínéngfunction; role
职责zhízéduty; responsibility; obligation
Words With Same Tail Word    
农业nóngyèagriculture; farming
企业qǐyècompany; firm; enterprise; corporation
工业gōngyèindustry
作业zuòyèschool assignment; homework; work; task; operation; to operate
事业shìyèundertaking; project; activity; (charitable, political or revolutionary) cause; publicly funded institution, enterprise or foundation; career; occupation
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