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The Chinese word jiben - 基本 - jībĕn
(basic in Chinese)

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essential, fundamental

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Chinese characters  ( jiben / jībĕn ) with pronunciation (English translation: basic )
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基本 ( jiben / jībĕn ) is composed of these characters: (ji) , (ben)
The traditional Chinese characters of jībĕn are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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to base on  |  originally
基本 ( jiben / jībĕn ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 917)
More words that mean basic in Chinese
gēnbĕn ( 根本 ), jīchŭ ( 基础 )

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