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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄠˇ ㄅㄨˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)nou5bou6
Word Decomposition
nǎobrain; mind; head; essence
ministry; department; section; part; division; troops; board; measure word for works of literature, films, machines, etc.

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Words With Same Head Word    
脑子nǎozibrains; mind
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
Words With Same Tail Word    
干部gànbùcadre; official; officer; manager
全部quánbùwhole; entire; complete
西部xībùwestern part
内部nèibùinterior; inside (part, section); internal
南部nánbùsouthern part
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