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The Chinese word gongli - 公里 - gōnglĭ
(kilometer in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( gongli / gōnglĭ ) with pronunciation (English translation: kilometer )

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公里 ( gongli / gōnglĭ ) is composed of these characters: (gong) , (li)
公里 ( gongli / gōnglĭ ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 公里 ( gongli / gōnglĭ ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo de jia li xuexiao dayue san gongli.
Wŏ de jiā lí xuéxiào dàyuē sān gōnglĭ.
 – English translation: My home is about 3 kilometers away from school.

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public  |  Li = a unit of length equal to half kilometer
公里 ( gongli / gōnglĭ ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 783)

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