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Main
English Definitionto carve; to engrave; shrewd; bird of prey
See alsodiāo variant of , to engrave (from traditional character )
diāo bird of prey (from traditional character )
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Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyindiāo
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄉㄧㄠ
Cantonese (Jyutping)diu1

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雕刻diāokèto carve; to engrave; carving
雕塑diāosùa statue; a Buddhist image; sculpture; to carve
雕像diāoxiàngsculpture; (carved) statue
雕弊diāobìvariant of 凋敝
雕敝diāobìvariant of 凋敝
Words With Same Tail Word    
浮雕fúdiāorelief sculpture
冰雕bīngdiāoice sculpture
凹雕āodiāoto engrave; to carve into
微雕wēidiāoa miniature (carving)
渔雕yúdiāo(bird species of China) lesser fish eagle (Ichthyophaga humilis)
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