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English Definitiontownship
Simplified Script镇区
Traditional Script鎮區
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄣˋ ㄑㄩ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zan3keoi1
Word Decomposition
zhènto press down; to calm; to subdue; to suppress; to guard; garrison; small town; to cool or chill (food or drinks)
area; region; district; small; distinguish

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Words With Same Head Word    
镇压zhènyāsuppression; repression; to suppress; to put down; to quell
镇定zhèndìngcalm; unperturbed; cool
镇静zhènjìngcalm; cool
镇住zhènzhùto dominate; to control; to subdue; to crush
镇原zhènyuánZhenyuan county in Qingyang 庆阳, Gansu
Words With Same Tail Word    
地区dìqūlocal; regional; district (not necessarily formal administrative unit); region; area; as suffix to city name, means prefecture or county (area administered by a prefecture level city or county level city)
山区shānqūmountain area
郊区jiāoqūsuburban district; outskirts; suburbs
特区tèqūSpecial administrative region; abbr. for 特别行政区
市区shìqūurban district; downtown; city center
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