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English Definitiontraveling salesman; itinerant trader; hawker; peddler
Simplified Script行商
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄤˊ ㄕㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hang4soeng1
Word Decomposition
hánga row; series; age order (of brothers); profession; professional; relating to company
shāngcommerce; merchant; dealer; to consult; 2nd note in pentatonic scale; quotient (as in 智商, intelligence quotient); Shang Dynasty (c. 1600-1046 BC); (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
行列hánglièranks; procession
行业hángyèindustry; business
行号hánghào(registered) company
行家hángjiāconnoisseur; expert; veteran
行市hángshìquotation on market price
Words With Same Tail Word    
协商xiéshāngto consult with; to talk things over; agreement
磋商cuōshāngto consult; to discuss seriously; to negotiate; to confer; negotiations; consultations
厂商chǎngshāngmanufacturer; producer
智商zhìshāngIQ (intelligence quotient)
洽商qiàshāngto negotiate; to talk over
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