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English Definitionto engrave
Simplified Script镌刻
Traditional Script鐫刻
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄩㄢ ㄎㄜˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zyun1hak1
Word Decomposition
juānto engrave (on wood or stone); to inscribe
quarter (hour); moment; to carve; to engrave; to cut; oppressive; measure word for short time intervals

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Words With Same Head Word    
镌镂juānlòuto engrave
镌黜juānchùto dismiss an official
镌版术juān bǎn shùengraving
镌心铭骨juān xīn míng gǔetched in one's bones and heart (idiom); ever-present memory (esp. resentment)
镌骨铭心juān gǔ míng xīnetched in one's bones and heart (idiom); ever-present memory (esp. resentment)
Words With Same Tail Word    
立刻lìkèforthwith; immediate; prompt; promptly; straightway; thereupon; at once
深刻shēnkèprofound; deep; deep-going
时刻shíkèmoment; constantly; always
此刻cǐkèthis moment; now; at present
雕刻diāokèto carve; to engrave; carving
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