Japanese Word Entry

小手調べ
Kana:こてしらべ
Definition: preliminary test or trial, tryout

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Chinese characters used in this word

little, small, tiny, insignificant
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄠˇ (xiǎo)
Cantonese: siu2
Japanese: ショウ / ちい.さい、 こ-、 お-、 さ-、 こ、 お
Korean:
Vietnamese: tiểu

hand
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄡˇ (shǒu)
Cantonese: sau2
Japanese: シュ、 ズ / て、 て-、 -て、 た-、 てずから
Korean:
Vietnamese: thủ
Variants
Semantic variant form:

調 tune, tone, meter, key (music), writing style, prepare, exorcise, investigate, harmonize, mediate, transfer, move, change
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧㄠˋ (diào), ㄊㄧㄠˊ (tiáo), ㄓㄡ (zhōu)
Cantonese: deu6, diu6, tiu4
Japanese: チョウ / しら.べる、 しら.べ、 ととの.う、 ととの.える、 やわらぐ
Korean: 조, 주
Vietnamese: điều, điệu
Variants
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