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English Definitioninside; interior
Simplified Script里面
Traditional Script裏面
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧˇ ㄇㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)leoi5min6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
lining; interior; inside; internal; also written
miànface; side; surface; aspect; top; measure word for flat surfaces such as drums, mirrors, flags, etc.

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
里头lǐtouinside; interior
里外lǐwàiinside and out; or so
里子lǐzilining; (fig.) substance (as opposed to outward appearance)
里带lǐdàiinner tube (of tire)
里手lǐshǒuexpert; left-hand side (of a machine); left-hand side (driver's side) of a vehicle
Words With Same Tail Word    
方面fāngmiànrespect; aspect; field; side
见面jiànmiànto meet; to see each other
全面quánmiànall-around; comprehensive; total; overall
片面piànmiànunilateral; one-sided
南面nánmiànsouth side; south
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