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The Chinese word guzhang - 鼓掌 - gŭzhăng
(to applaud in Chinese)

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(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)

Note: In this special case, one of the tones is pronounced differently than the (written) Pinyin phonetic script indicates. This phenomenon is called Tone sandhi.

English translations

to applaud,
to clap

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( guzhang / gŭzhăng ) with pronunciation (English translation: to applaud )

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鼓掌 ( guzhang / gŭzhăng ) is composed of these characters: (gu) , (zhang)
The traditional Chinese characters of gŭzhăng are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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