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节制
Main
English Definitionto control; to restrict; to moderate; to temper; moderation; sobriety; to administer
Simplified Script节制
Traditional Script節制
Pinyinjiézhì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝˊ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zit3zai3
Word Decomposition
jiéfestival; holiday; node; joint; section; segment; part; to economize; to save; to abridge; moral integrity; measure word for segments, e.g. lessons, train wagons, biblical verses
zhìsystem; to control; to regulate; variant of

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Words With Same Head Word    
节目jiémùprogram; item (on a program)
节日jiérìholiday; festival
节约jiéyuēto economize; to conserve (resources); economy; frugal
节省jiéshěngsaving; to save; to use sparingly; to cut down on
节奏jiézòurhythm; tempo; musical pulse; cadence; beat
Words With Same Tail Word    
控制kòngzhìcontrol; to exercise control over; to contain
限制xiànzhìto restrict; to limit; to confine; restriction; limit
法制fǎzhìlegal system and institutions
抑制yìzhìto inhibit; to keep down; to suppress
压制yāzhìto suppress; to inhibit; to stifle
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