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The Chinese word shiyou - 石油 - shíyóu
(petroleum in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( shiyou / shíyóu ) with pronunciation (English translation: petroleum )

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石油 ( shiyou / shíyóu ) is composed of these characters: (shi) , (you)
The traditional Chinese characters of shíyóu are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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stone  |  oil
石油 ( shiyou / shíyóu ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 395)

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