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The Chinese word zhanzheng - 战争 - zhànzhēng
(war in Chinese)

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English translations

warfare, arms, hostilities

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Chinese characters  ( zhanzheng / zhànzhēng ) with pronunciation (English translation: war )

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战争 ( zhanzheng / zhànzhēng ) is composed of these characters: (zhan) , (zheng)
战争 ( zhanzheng / zhànzhēng ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 战争 ( zhanzheng / zhànzhēng ) Writing in Pinyin
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Zhe chang zhanzheng jiang hui yiping zhe chengshi.
Zhè chăng zhànzhēng jiāng huì yípíng zhè chéngshì.
 – English translation: This war will raze the city to the ground.

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battle  |  to dispute
战争 ( zhanzheng / zhànzhēng ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 942)

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