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闭塞

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Mandarin

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閉塞

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ pi˥˩sə˥˩ ]

Adjective

闭塞 (simplified, Pinyin bìsè, traditional 閉塞)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) stopped up; closed up
  2. (Advanced Mandarin) hard to get to; out of the way; inaccessible
  3. (Advanced Mandarin) unenlightened; uninformed

References

  • Wu, Jingrong (ed.) (1985). The Pinyin CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY (in Mandarin/English). Beijing, Hong Kong: The Commercial Press. ISBN 0471867969.
  • Shao, Jingmin (ed.) (2000). HSK Dictionary (HSK汉语水平考试词典) (in Mandarin/English). Shanghai: Huadong Teachers College Publishers. ISBN 7561720785.

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