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See also biān, biǎn, and biàn

Mandarin

Pinyin

bian (form of bian0 or bian5)

  1. : agriculture, farming; farmer

Pinyin syllable

bian

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of three tones, biān, biǎn, or biàn.

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

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