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The Chinese word zuoyong - 作用 - zuòyòng
(action in Chinese)

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English translations

action, to act on, effect, intention,
function, to affect, influence, motive

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( zuoyong / zuòyòng ) with pronunciation (English translation: action )

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作用 ( zuoyong / zuòyòng ) is composed of these characters: (zuo) , (yong)
The traditional Chinese characters of zuòyòng are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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to do  |  to use
作用 ( zuoyong / zuòyòng ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 775)
More words that mean action in Chinese
dòngzuò ( 动作 )
More words that mean to act on in Chinese
jiàn ( 践 )

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