断后

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 斷後

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin duànhòu
Zhuyin ㄉㄨㄢˋ ㄏㄡˋ
IPA (key) /tu̯a̠n⁵¹⁻⁵³ xoʊ̯⁵¹/

VerbEdit

断后 (simplified, Pinyin duànhòu, traditional 斷後)

  1. (archaic) to guard one's rear with a detachment of soldiers (in order to prevent the enemy from giving chase)
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 18:37