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English Definitionplateau
Simplified Script高原
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄠ ㄩㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gou1jyun4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
gāohigh; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific); (Chinese surname)
yuánformer; original; primary; raw; level; cause; source; Hara (Japanese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
高兴gāoxìnghappy; glad; willing (to do something); in a cheerful mood
高度gāodùheight; altitude; elevation; high degree; highly
高大gāodàtall; lofty
高级gāojíhigh level; high grade; advanced; high-ranking
高速gāosùhigh speed
Words With Same Tail Word    
草原cǎoyuángrassland; prairie
平原píngyuánfield; plain
中原zhōngyuánCentral Plain, the middle and lower regions of the Yellow river, including Henan, western Shandong, southern Shanxi and Hebei
复原fùyuánto restore (something) to (its) former condition; to recover from illness; recovery
还原huányuánto restore to the original state; to reconstruct (an event); reduction (chemistry)
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