piào
n. ticket; stamp, receipt, invoice; vote; bank note; hostage
Other meanings
[piào]   char./m. amateur performance (of Beijing opera, etc.); measure word for shipment or business deal
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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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mén piào
n. entrance ticket, admission ticket
yóu piào
n. stamp
jī piào
n. air ticket, airline ticket
chāo piào
n. paper money, bank note
kāi fā piào
phr. write a receipt
sī piào
v. (of a kidnapper) kill a hostage
lā piào
v. canvass, campaign for votes