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English Definitionhour
Simplified Script钟头
Traditional Script鐘頭
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨㄥ ㄊㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zung1tau4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
zhōngclock; o'clock; time as measured in hours and minutes; bell
tóuhead; hair style; the top; end; beginning or end; a stub; remnant; chief; boss; side; aspect; first; leading; measure word for pigs or livestock

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Words With Same Head Word    
钟点zhōngdiǎnhour; specified time
钟楼zhōnglóubell tower; campanile; clock tower; Bell Tower, historic attraction in Xian, Beijing, etc.; Zhonglou district of Changzhou city 常州市, Jiangsu
钟室zhōngshìbelfry; clock room
钟山zhōngshānZhongshan district of Liupanshui city 六盘水市, Guizhou; Zhongshan county in Hezhou 贺州, Guangxi
Words With Same Tail Word    
码头mǎtóudock; pier; wharf
回头huítóuto turn round; to turn one's head; later; by and by
口头kǒutóuoral; verbal
关头guāntóujuncture; moment
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