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The Chinese word putong - 普通 - pŭtōng
(common in Chinese)

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ordinary, general, average

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Chinese characters  ( putong / pŭtōng ) with pronunciation (English translation: common )
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普通 ( putong / pŭtōng ) is composed of these characters: (pu) , (tong)
The traditional Chinese characters of pŭtōng are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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general  |  also: in common use
普通 ( putong / pŭtōng ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 488)
Chinese words containing the word 普通 ( putong / pŭtōng ) :
pŭtōnghuà ( 普通话 : Putonghua language )
More words that mean common in Chinese
gòngtóng ( 共同 ), guăng ( 广 )

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