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English Definitionelephant; shape; form; appearance; to imitate
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Traditional ScriptSame
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄒㄧㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zoeng6
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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象山xiàngshānXiangshan district of Guilin city 桂林市, Guangxi; Xiangshan county in Ningbo 宁波, Zhejiang
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