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English Definitionintegrity; moral principle
Simplified Script节操
Traditional Script節操
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝˊ ㄘㄠ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zit3cou3
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
cāoold 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    
体操tǐcāogymnastic; gymnastics
情操qíngcāosentiments; feelings; disposition of mind; moral character
做操zuòcāoto do exercises; to do gymnastics
出操chūcāoto drill; to exercise; to go outdoors for physical exercise
早操zǎocāomorning exercises (physical exercises commonly performed en masse at schools and workplaces in East Asian countries)
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