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边沿
Main
English Definitionedge; fringe
Simplified Script边沿
Traditional Script邊沿
Pinyinbiānyán
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄧㄢ ㄧㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bin1jyun4
Word Decomposition
biānside; edge; margin; border; boundary; hem; simultaneously
沿 yánalong; to follow (a line, tradition etc); to carry on; to trim (a border with braid, tape etc); border; edge

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
边界biānjièboundary; border
边缘biānyuánedge; fringe; verge; brink; periphery; marginal; borderline
边…边…biān … biān …as
边境biānjìngfrontier; border
边防biānfángfrontier defense
Words With Same Tail Word    
前沿qiányánfront-line; forward position; outpost; extending ahead; frontier (of science, technology etc)
帽沿màoyánvariant of 帽檐
床沿chuángyánbedside
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