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English Definitionto evaporate; (of cooking) to steam; torch made from hemp stalks or bamboo (old); finely chopped firewood (old)
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Pinyinzhēng
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄓㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zing1
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced

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蒸发zhēngfāto evaporate; evaporation
蒸汽zhēngqìsteam
蒸气zhēngqìvapor; steam
蒸散zhēngsàn(plant) evapotranspiration
蒸湘zhēngxiāngZhengxiang district of Hengyang city 衡阳市, Hunan
Words With Same Tail Word    
清蒸qīngzhēngsteamed in broth
熏蒸xūnzhēngto fumigate
预汽蒸yù qì zhēngpresteaming
带干蒸dài gàn zhēngsauna
硫磺蒸liúhuáng zhēngsulfuration
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