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The Chinese word jianshao - 减少 - jiănshăo
(to reduce in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jiănshăo

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English translations

to reduce,
to decrease, to lessen, to lower, to cut down

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Chinese characters  ( jianshao / jiănshăo ) with pronunciation (English translation: to reduce )
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减少 ( jianshao / jiănshăo ) is composed of these characters: (jian) , (shao)
减少 ( jianshao / jiănshăo ) in traditional characters
減少

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to subtract  |  less
减少 ( jianshao / jiănshăo ) belongs to the 3000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 1100)
More words that mean to reduce in Chinese
cái ( 裁 ), jiăn ( 减 ), jiàngdī ( 降低 ), shā ( 杀 )

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