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部门
Main
English Definitiondepartment; branch; section; division
Simplified Script部门
Traditional Script部門
Pinyinbùmén
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄨˋ ㄇㄣˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bou6mun4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
ministry; department; section; part; division; troops; board; measure word for works of literature, films, machines, etc.
méngate; door; gateway; doorway; opening; valve; switch; way to do something; knack; family; house; (religious) sect; school (of thought); class; category; phylum or division (taxonomy); measure word for large guns; measure word for lessons, subjects, branches of technology; (suffix) -gate (i.e. scandal; derived from Watergate); (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
部长bùzhǎnghead of a (government etc) department; section chief; section head; secretary; minister
部队bùduìarmy; armed forces; troops; force; unit
部署bùshǔto dispose; to deploy; deployment
部分bùfenpart; share; section; piece
部件bùjiànpart; component
Words With Same Tail Word    
专门zhuānménspecialist; specialized; customized
出门chūménto go out; to leave home; to go on a journey; away from home; (of a woman) to get married
大门dàménentrance; door; gate; large and influential family
对门duìménthe building or room opposite
热门rèménpopular; hot; in vogue
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