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English Definitionto separate; to partition; to stand or lie between; at a distance from; after or at an interval of
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄍㄜˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaak3
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (介) preposition
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Words With Same Head Word    
隔壁gébìnext door; neighbor
隔阂géhémisunderstanding; estrangement; (language etc) barrier
隔离gélíto separate; to isolate
隔绝géjuéisolated (from the world); disconnected
隔世géshìseparated by a generation; a lifetime ago
Words With Same Tail Word    
间隔jiàngécompartment; gap; interval; to divide
中隔zhōnggéseptum (anatomy)
分隔fēngéto divide; to separate; partition
区隔qūgéto mark off; interval; segment (e.g. of market); compartment; segmentation
时隔shígéseparated in time (usu. followed by a quantity of time)
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