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English Definitionill luck; misfortune
Traditional Script霉運
Simplified Script霉运
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄟˊ ㄩㄣˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mui4wan6
Word Decomposition
méibacteria; fungi; moldy
yùnto move; to transport; to use; to apply; fortune; luck; fate

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Words With Same Head Word    
霉氣méiqìa moldy smell; damp and rotten; fig. rotten bad luck
霉爛méilànmold; rot
霉病méibìngmildew; fungal growth
霉蠹méidùto become mildewed and worm-eaten (of books); to mildew and rot
霉雨méiyǔAsian rainy season; monsoon; (usually written 梅雨)
Words With Same Tail Word    
命運mìngyùnfate; destiny
幸運xìngyùnfortunate; lucky; fortune; luck
搬運bānyùnfreight; transport; portage; to transport; to carry
航運hángyùnshipping; transport
托運tuōyùnto consign (goods); to check through (baggage)
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