Chinese English Dictionary

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PinYin kāi tuò    Simplified 开拓    Traditional 開拓
  1. to break new ground (for agriculture)
  2. to open up (a new seam)
  3. to develop (border regions)
  4. fig. to open up (new horizons)

Chinese meanings
  1. kāituò
    ①开辟;扩展:~边疆ㄧ~处女地◇这一年短篇小说的创作道路~得更广阔了。
    ②采掘矿物前进行的修建巷道等工序的总称。

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