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English Definitionsubsidiary; auxiliary; attached; affiliated; subordinate; subordinating
Simplified Script附属
Traditional Script附屬
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄨˋ ㄕㄨˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fu6suk6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
to add; to attach; to be close to; to be attached
shǔcategory; genus (taxonomy); family members; dependents; to belong to; subordinate to; affiliated with; be born in the year of (one of the 12 animals); to be; to prove to be; to constitute

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Words With Same Head Word    
附近fùjìn(in the) vicinity; nearby; neighboring; next to
附加fùjiāadditional; annex
附件fùjiànenclosure; attachment (email); appendix
附上fùshàngattached; included herewith
附和fùhèto agree; to go along with; to echo (what somebody says)
Words With Same Tail Word    
家属jiāshǔfamily member; (family) dependent
所属suǒshǔone's affiliation (i.e. the organization one is affiliated with); subordinate (i.e. those subordinate to oneself); belonging to; affiliated; under one's command
下属xiàshǔsubordinate; underling
亲属qīnshǔkin; kindred; relatives
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