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The Chinese word boli - 玻璃 - bōlí
(glass in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( boli / bōlí ) with pronunciation (English translation: glass )

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玻璃 ( boli / bōlí ) is composed of these characters: (bo) , (li)
The traditional Chinese characters of bōlí are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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  |  only refers to the material - not to the vessel
玻璃 ( boli / bōlí ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 700)
More words that mean glass in Chinese
bēi ( 杯 ), bēizi ( 杯子 ), ( 玻 )

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