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The Chinese word ganmao - 感冒 - gănmào
(to catch a cold in Chinese)

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English translations

to catch a cold, cold,
head cold, common cold

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( ganmao / gănmào ) with pronunciation (English translation: to catch a cold )

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感冒 ( ganmao / gănmào ) is composed of these characters: (gan) , (mao)
The traditional Chinese characters of gănmào are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to feel  |  to ascend  |  cold' refers to the disease, not to the opposite of 'warmth'
More words that mean cold in Chinese
hán ( 寒 ), lĕng ( 冷 )

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