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The Chinese word jianzhu - 建筑 - jiànzhù
(building in Chinese)

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English translations

building, structure, edifice,

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Chinese characters  ( jianzhu / jiànzhù ) with pronunciation (English translation: building )
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建筑 ( jianzhu / jiànzhù ) is composed of these characters: (jian) , (zhu)
建筑 ( jianzhu / jiànzhù ) in traditional characters

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to build  |  to construct
建筑 ( jianzhu / jiànzhù ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 527)
Chinese words containing the word 建筑 ( jianzhu / jiànzhù ) :
jiànzhùshī ( 建筑师 : architect )
More words that mean building in Chinese
fāngzi ( 房子 )
More words that mean structure in Chinese
jiégòu ( 结构 )

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