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    zhōng     middle / during / inside

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Grammar: Noun
Notes: For example, 布什总统在演讲中 'In the middle of President Bush's speech ...' (VOA 2007-7-5 'The Red Mosque') This sense of 中 is used in both modern and classical Chinese (Kroll '中' 1). In literary Chinese, 中:內也。 'Zhōng: inside.' (Shuo Wen Jie Zi, Gǔn Radical 《說文解字‧丨部》)
Parent concept: (Position)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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