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1主要 zhǔ yàozhu3 yao4main; principal; major; primary
2主体 主體 zhǔ zhu3 ti3main part; bulk; body; subject; agent
3主义 主義 zhǔ zhu3 yi4-ism; ideology
4主任 zhǔ rènzhu3 ren4director; head; Classifiers:
5主张 主張 zhǔ zhāngzhu3 zhang1to advocate; to stand for; view; position; stand; proposition; viewpoint; assertion; Classifiers:
6主人 zhǔ rénzhu3 ren2master; host; owner; Classifiers:
7主席 zhǔ zhu3 xi2chairperson; premier; chairman; Classifiers:
8主题 主題 zhǔ zhu3 ti2theme; subject
9主观 主觀 zhǔ guānzhu3 guan1subjective
10 zhǔzhu3owner; master; host; individual or party concerned; God; Lord; main; to indicate or signify; trump card (in card games)
11主动 主動 zhǔ dòngzhu3 dong4to take the initiative; to do sth of one's own accord; spontaneous; active; opposite: passive 被动 ; drive (of gears and shafts etc)
12主持 zhǔ chízhu3 chi2to take charge of; to manage or direct; to preside over; to uphold; to stand for (justice etc); to host (a TV or radio program etc); (TV) anchor
13主意 zhǔ yizhu3 yi5plan; idea; decision; Classifiers: [ge4]; Beijing pr. [zhu2 yi5]
14主力 zhǔ zhu3 li4main force; main strength of an army
15主导 主導 zhǔ dǎozhu3 dao3leading; dominant; prevailing; to lead; to direct; to dominate
16主权 主權 zhǔ quánzhu3 quan2sovereignty
17主人公 zhǔ rén gōngzhu3 ren2 gong1hero (of a novel or film); main protagonist
18主管 zhǔ guǎnzhu3 guan3in charge; responsible for; person in charge; manager
19主教 zhǔ jiàozhu3 jiao4bishop
20主语 主語 zhǔ zhu3 yu3subject (in grammar)
21主编 主編 zhǔ biānzhu3 bian1editor in chief
22主办 主辦 zhǔ bànzhu3 ban4to organize; to host (a conference or sports event)
23主席团 主席團 zhǔ tuánzhu3 xi2 tuan2presidium
24主人翁 zhǔ rén wēngzhu3 ren2 weng1master (of the house); main character in a novel etc; hero or heroine
25主宰 zhǔ zǎizhu3 zai3to dominate; to rule; to dictate; master
26主流 zhǔ liúzhu3 liu2main stream (of a river); fig. the essential point; main viewpoint of a matter; mainstream (culture etc)
27主干 主幹 zhǔ gànzhu3 gan4trunk; main; core
28主角 zhǔ juézhu3 jue2leading role; lead
29主观主义 主觀主義 zhǔ guān zhǔ zhu3 guan1 zhu3 yi4subjectivism
30主机 主機 zhǔ zhu3 ji1main engine; (military) lead aircraft; (computing) host computer; main processor; server
31主板 zhǔ bǎnzhu3 ban3motherboard (computing)
32主办国 主辦國 zhǔ bàn guózhu3 ban4 guo2host country
33主办权 主辦權 zhǔ bàn quánzhu3 ban4 quan2the right to host (an international meeting)
34主宾 主賓 zhǔ bīnzhu3 bin1guest of honor; host and guests
35主宾话别 主賓話別 zhǔ bīn huà biézhu3 bin1 hua4 bie2Both the host and guest bid adieu. (idiom)
36主宾谓 主賓謂 zhǔ bīn wèizhu3 bin1 wei4subject-object-verb SOV or subject-object-predicate sentence pattern (e.g. in Japanese or Korean grammar)
37主播 zhǔ zhu3 bo1anchor (TV)
38主簿 zhǔ zhu3 bu4official registrar (of a county etc) in imperial China
39主不先客 zhǔ xiān zhu3 bu4 xian1 ke4guests or visitors first (idiom)
40主材 zhǔ cáizhu3 cai2principal or main material (engineering)
41主菜 zhǔ càizhu3 cai4main course
42主场 主場 zhǔ chǎngzhu3 chang3home ground (sports); home field; main venue; main stadium
43主车群 主車群 zhǔ chē qúnzhu3 che1 qun2peloton (main group of riders in a bicycle race)
44主承销商 主承銷商 zhǔ chéng xiāo shāngzhu3 cheng2 xiao1 shang1lead underwriter
45主持人 zhǔ chí rénzhu3 chi2 ren2TV or radio presenter; host; anchor
46主厨 主廚 zhǔ chúzhu3 chu2chef; to be the chef
47主词 主詞 zhǔ zhu3 ci2subject
48主次 zhǔ zhu3 ci4the important and the less important; primary and secondary
49主从 主從 zhǔ cóngzhu3 cong2master-slave (computing); client-server (computing); primary and secondary
50主打品牌 zhǔ pǐn páizhu3 da3 pin3 pai2premium brand; flagship product
51主导权 主導權 zhǔ dǎo quánzhu3 dao3 quan2leadership (role)
52主祷文 主禱文 zhǔ dǎo wénzhu3 dao3 wen2Lord's Prayer
53主导性 主導性 zhǔ dǎo xìngzhu3 dao3 xing4leadership
54主调 主調 zhǔ diàozhu3 diao4main point of an argument; a principal viewpoint
55主动脉 主動脈 zhǔ dòng màizhu3 dong4 mai4aorta; principal artery
56主动免疫 主動免疫 zhǔ dòng miǎn zhu3 dong4 mian3 yi4active immunity
57主队 主隊 zhǔ duìzhu3 dui4host team (at sports event); host side
58主罚 主罰 zhǔ zhu3 fa2penalty (kick)
59主法向量 zhǔ xiàng liàngzhu3 fa3 xiang4 liang4principal normal vector (to a space curve)
60主犯 zhǔ fànzhu3 fan4culprit
61主峰 zhǔ fēngzhu3 feng1main peak (of a mountain range)
62主妇 主婦 zhǔ zhu3 fu4housewife; woman of senior authority in a household; the lady of the house; hostess
63主干网路 主幹網路 zhǔ gàn wǎng zhu3 gan4 wang3 lu4core network; backbone network
64主干网络 主幹網絡 zhǔ gàn wǎng luòzhu3 gan4 wang3 luo4core network
65主干线 主幹線 zhǔ gàn xiànzhu3 gan4 xian4trunk line (of road, network etc); backbone (cable)
66主格 zhǔ zhu3 ge2nominative case (grammar)
67主公 zhǔ gōngzhu3 gong1main assault; to focus on; to specialize in; to major in; Your Highness; Your Majesty
68主顾 主顧 zhǔ zhu3 gu4client; customer
69主管机关 主管機關 zhǔ guǎn guānzhu3 guan3 ji1 guan1the authorities; higher competent body
70主管教区 主管教區 zhǔ guǎn jiào zhu3 guan3 jiao4 qu1diocese
71主管人员 主管人員 zhǔ guǎn rén yuánzhu3 guan3 ren2 yuan2executive
72主航道 zhǔ háng dàozhu3 hang2 dao4main channel
73主和派 zhǔ pàizhu3 he2 pai4the peace faction; doves
74主和弦 zhǔ xiánzhu3 he2 xian2tonic triad; triad of the home key
75主环 主環 zhǔ huánzhu3 huan2primary ring
76主机板 主機板 zhǔ bǎnzhu3 ji1 ban3motherboard
77主机名 主機名 zhǔ míngzhu3 ji1 ming2hostname (of a networked computer)
78主祭 zhǔ zhu3 ji4chief accounting officer; controller; comptroller; (Han Dynasty) treasurer; to perform the sacrificial rites at a funeral
79主计室 主計室 zhǔ shìzhu3 ji4 shi4auditing department; accounting department; comptroller office
80主见 主見 zhǔ jiànzhu3 jian4one's own view; having definite opinions
81主讲 主講 zhǔ jiǎngzhu3 jiang3to give a lecture; to lecture on
82主教座堂 zhǔ jiào zuò tángzhu3 jiao4 zuo4 tang2cathedral
83主科 zhǔ zhu3 ke1required courses in the major subject
84主客颠倒 主客顛倒 zhǔ diān dǎozhu3 ke4 dian1 dao3to reverse the positions of host and guests (idiom)
85主客尽欢 主客盡歡 zhǔ jìn huānzhu3 ke4 jin4 huan1both host and guest are completely happy (idiom)
86主力舰 主力艦 zhǔ jiànzhu3 li4 jian4battleship
87主料 zhǔ liàozhu3 liao4main ingredients (in a cooking recipe)
88主楼 主樓 zhǔ lóuzhu3 lou2main building
89主麻 zhǔ zhu3 ma2jummah or Friday, when Muslims gather to attend prayers (loanword from Arabic)
90主品牌 zhǔ pǐn páizhu3 pin3 pai2umbrella brand (marketing)
91主仆 主僕 zhǔ zhu3 pu2master and servant
92主球 zhǔ qiúzhu3 qiu2cue ball (in pool etc)
93主权国家 主權國家 zhǔ quán guó jiāzhu3 quan2 guo2 jia1sovereign country
94主权在我 主權在我 zhǔ quán zài zhu3 quan2 zai4 wo3to personally make the decisions (idiom)
95主日 zhǔ zhu3 ri4Sabbath; Sunday
96主日学 主日學 zhǔ xuézhu3 ri4 xue2Sunday School
97主食 zhǔ shízhu3 shi2main food; staple (rice and noodles)
98主使 zhǔ shǐzhu3 shi3to mastermind; to orchestrate; to instigate; mastermind; instigator
99主题乐园 主題樂園 zhǔ yuánzhu3 ti2 le4 yuan2theme park
100主体思想 主體思想 zhǔ xiǎngZhu3 ti3 Si1 xiang3Juche Idea (North Korean ideology of political, economic and military independence)
101主题演讲 主題演講 zhǔ yǎn jiǎngzhu3 ti3 yan3 jiang3keynote speech
102主厅 主廳 zhǔ tīngzhu3 ting1main lobby
103主委 zhǔ wěizhu3 wei3committee chairperson
104主谓宾 主謂賓 zhǔ wèi bīnzhu3 wei4 bin1subject-verb-object SVO or subject-predicate-object sentence pattern (e.g. in Chinese grammar)
105主谓结构 主謂結構 zhǔ wèi jié gòuzhu3 wei4 jie2 gou4subject-predicate construction
106主谓句 主謂句 zhǔ wèi zhu3 wei4 ju4subject-predicate sentence; subject-predicate clause
107主席国 主席國 zhǔ guózhu3 xi2 guo2chair country; country holding revolving presidency
108主席台 主席臺 zhǔ táizhu3 xi2 tai2rostrum; platform; Classifiers:
109主嫌 zhǔ xiánzhu3 xian2prime, key or main suspect (law)
110主显节 主顯節 zhǔ xiǎn jiézhu3 xian3 jie2Epiphany
111主线 主線 zhǔ xiànzhu3 xian4main line (of communication); main thread (of a plotline or concept); central theme
112主销 主銷 zhǔ xiāozhu3 xiao1kingpin (vehicle part); to focus one's marketing efforts on (a region, product etc)
113主心骨 zhǔ xīn zhu3 xin1 gu3backbone; mainstay; pillar; definite view; one's own judgment
114主修 zhǔ xiūzhu3 xiu1to major in
115主序星 zhǔ xīngzhu3 xu4 xing1star in the main sequence (astron.)
116主旋律 zhǔ xuán zhu3 xuan2 lu:4theme or subject (music)
117主演 zhǔ yǎnzhu3 yan3to act the leading role (in a movie or a play); to star; lead actor
118主要来源 主要來源 zhǔ yào lái yuánzhu3 yao4 lai2 yuan2principle source; main source
119主要目的 zhǔ yào zhu3 yao4 mu4 di4main aim; principal goal
120主要任务 主要任務 zhǔ yào rèn wuzhu3 yao4 ren4 wu5main task; principal duty
121主要因素 zhǔ yào yīn zhu3 yao4 yin1 su4main factor; principal cause
122主要原因 zhǔ yào yuán yīnzhu3 yao4 yuan2 yin1main reason; primary cause
123主业 主業 zhǔ zhu3 ye4home page; main business
124主意已定 zhǔ dìngzhu3 yi4 yi3 ding4One's mind is made up. (idiom)
125主因 zhǔ yīnzhu3 yin1keynote; principal tone; tonic; vowel; main reason
126主宰者 zhǔ zǎi zhězhu3 zai3 zhe3ruler
127主战派 主戰派 zhǔ zhàn pàizhu3 zhan4 pai4the pro-war faction; hawks
128主掌 zhǔ zhǎngzhu3 zhang3in charge (of a position etc); the person in charge; responsible
129主旨 zhǔ zhǐzhu3 zhi3gist; main idea; general tenor; one's judgment
130主旨演讲 主旨演講 zhǔ zhǐ yǎn jiǎngzhu3 zhi3 yan3 jiang3keynote speech
131主治医师 主治醫師 zhǔ zhì shīzhu3 zhi4 yi1 shi1doctor-in-charge; resident physician
132主轴 主軸 zhǔ zhóuzhu3 zhou2axis; principal axis (in mechanics, optics, botany etc); main axle (of engine)
133主轴承 主軸承 zhǔ zhóu chéngzhu3 zhou2 cheng2main bearing
134主抓 zhǔ zhuāzhu3 zhua1to be in charge of; to concentrate on
135主子 zhǔ zizhu3 zi5Master (term used by servant); Your Majesty; operator (of machine)
136主族 zhǔ zhu3 zu2main group
137主将 主將 zhǔ jiàngzhu3 jiang4commander-in-chief (military); star player (sports); key figure (in an organization)
138主帅 主帥 zhǔ shuàizhu3 shuai4(military) commander-in-chief; (sports) team manager; coach

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