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水龙头
shuǐ long tóu



水龙头
tap


Definitions

Chinese > English
水龙头shuǐlóngtóu
     1. n. tap, faucet
English > Chinese
tap
     1. 旋塞;龙头;塞子,絲錐
Components
lóng
     1. (mythology) Chinese dragon
     2. (mythology) Western dragon
     3. (figurative) emperor; sovereign; king; of the emperor
     4. (figurative) chief; hero; towering figure
     5. (by extension) dragon-shaped object; long object
     6. (by extension) dragon-adorned object
     7. (zoology) Short for 恐龍 (dinosaur)
     8. (Min Dong) to become clear-minded; to be revitalised
tóu
     1. (anatomy) head
           我 頭 不再 痛 了。 - My head doesn't hurt any more.
     2. hair
     3. top; tip; end
     4. chief; boss
     5. remnant; end
           我 有 兩 頭 豬。 - I have two pigs.
     6. first; leading
     7. (Diminutive suffix.)
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