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起点
Main
English Definitionstarting point
Simplified Script起点
Traditional Script起點
Pinyinqǐdiǎn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
qídiǎn
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧˇ ㄉㄧㄢˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hei2dim2
Word Decomposition
to rise; to raise; to get up; to set out; to start; to appear; to launch; to initiate (action); to draft; to establish; to get (from a depot or counter); verb suffix, to start; (before place or time) starting from; measure word for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance; measure word for groups: batch, group
diǎnpoint; dot; drop; speck; o'clock; point (in space or time); to draw a dot; to check on a list; to choose; to order (food in a restaurant); to touch briefly; to hint; to light; to ignite; to pour a liquid drop by drop; (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch ; dot stroke in Chinese characters; measure word for items

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
起来qǐlaito stand up; to get up
起床qǐchuángto get out of bed; to get up
起飞qǐfēi(of an aircraft) to take off
起初qǐchūoriginally; at first; at the outset
起源qǐyuánorigin; to originate; to come from
Words With Same Tail Word    
重点zhòngdiǎnimportant point; main point; focus; key (project etc); to focus on; to put the emphasis on
特点tèdiǎncharacteristic (feature); trait; feature
观点guāndiǎnpoint of view; viewpoint; standpoint
缺点quēdiǎnweak point; fault; shortcoming; disadvantage
优点yōudiǎnmerit; benefit; strong point; advantage
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