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The Chinese word zhentan - 侦探 - zhēntàn
(detective in Chinese)

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English translations

detective, operative, plainclothesman,

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( zhentan / zhēntàn ) with pronunciation (English translation: detective )

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侦探 ( zhentan / zhēntàn ) is composed of these characters: (zhen) , (tan)
侦探 ( zhentan / zhēntàn ) in traditional characters

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to detect  |  to investigate
Chinese words containing the word 侦探 ( zhentan / zhēntàn ) :
zhēntànpiān ( 侦探片 : crime movie )

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