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脑子
Main
English Definitionbrains; mind
Simplified Script脑子
Traditional Script腦子
Pinyinnǎozi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄠˇ ㄗ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)nou5zi2
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
nǎobrain; mind; head; essence
son; child; seed; egg; small thing; 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat; Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)

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Words With Same Head Word    
脑袋nǎodàihead; skull; brains; mental capability
脑筋nǎojīnbrains; mind; head; way of thinking
脑力nǎolìmental capacity
脑海nǎohǎithe mind; the brain
脑儿nǎorbrains (as food)
Words With Same Tail Word    
孩子háizichild
儿子érzison
帽子màozihat; cap; (fig.) label; bad name
句子jùzisentence
屋子wūzihouse; room
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