Japanese Word Entry

爪車
Kana:つめぐるま
Romaji:tsumeguruma
Definition: ratchet, toothed wheel
Alternative form: つめ車

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Chinese characters used in this word

claw, nail, talon, animal feet
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄚˇ (zhuǎ), ㄓㄠˇ (zhǎo)
Cantonese: zaau2
Japanese: ソウ (sou) / つめ (tsume)、 つま- (tsuma-)
Korean: 조 (jo)
Vietnamese: trảo
Variants
Semantic variant form:

car, cart, vehicle, carry in cart
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄜ (chē), ㄐㄩ (jū)
Cantonese: ce1, geoi1
Japanese: シャ (sha)、 キョ (kyo) / くるま (kuruma)
Korean: 차 (cha), 거 (geo)
Vietnamese: xa
Variants
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