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English Definitionpowerful individual, family or group; clique; (loanword) valve
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄈㄚˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fat6

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阀芯fáxīnvalve stem
阀门fáménvalve (mechanical)
阀座修整器fá zuò xiūzhěng qìreseater
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军阀jūnfámilitary clique; junta; warlord
底阀dǐfábottom valve; foot valve
汽阀qìfásteam valve
筒阀tǒngfáa sleeve valve
财阀cáifáplutocracy; monopolistic corporation, esp. prewar Japanese zaibatsu; Korean chaebol; plutocrat; tycoon; oligarch; financial magnate
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