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English Definitionsymbol; indicator; representation
Simplified Script表征
Traditional Script表徵
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄧㄠˇ ㄓㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)biu2zing1
Word Decomposition
biǎoexterior surface; family relationship via females; to show (one's opinion); a model; a table (listing information); a form; a meter (measuring something)
zhēngto invite; to recruit; to levy (taxes); to draft (troops); phenomenon; symptom; characteristic sign (used as proof); evidence

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
表示biǎoshìto express; to show; to say; to state; to indicate; to mean
表现biǎoxiànto show; to show off; to display; to manifest; expression; manifestation; show; display; performance (at work etc); behavior
表演biǎoyǎnplay; show; performance; exhibition; to perform; to act; to demonstrate
表扬biǎoyángto praise; to commend
表明biǎomíngto make clear; to make known; to state clearly; to indicate; known
Words With Same Tail Word    
特征tèzhēngcharacteristic; diagnostic property; distinctive feature; trait
象征xiàngzhēngemblem; symbol; token; badge; to symbolize; to signify; to stand for
应征yìngzhēngto apply (for a job); to reply to a job advertisement
引征yǐnzhēngquotation; citing; to cite; to reference
强征qiǎngzhēngto press into service; to impress; to commandeer
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