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阵子
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English Definitionperiod of time
Simplified Script阵子
Traditional Script陣子
Pinyinzhènzi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄣˋ ㄗ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)zan6zi2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
zhèndisposition of troops; wave; spate; burst; spell; short period of time; measure word for events or states of short duration
son; child; seed; egg; small thing; 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat; Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)

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阵营zhènyínggroup of people; camp; faction; sides in a dispute
阵地zhèndìposition; front
阵容zhènróngtroop arrangement; battle formation; line-up (of a sports team etc)
阵线zhènxiàna front (militant group); line of battle; alignment (towards a political party etc)
阵亡zhènwángto die in battle
Words With Same Tail Word    
孩子háizichild
儿子érzison
帽子màozihat; cap; (fig.) label; bad name
句子jùzisentence
屋子wūzihouse; room
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