cây số

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cây (tree; plant) +‎ số (number).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cây số

  1. a marker made of concrete, similar to a headstone, that marks each kilometer on a road
  2. (colloquial) kilometer/kilometre
    • Bạn tôi, performed by Quang Linh
      Bạn tôi sáng đạp xe hai mươi cây số
      My friend rides twenty kilometers on his bicycle

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