Chinese Word Entry

殺蠹藥

Simplified Chinese form: 杀蠹药

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄕㄚ ㄉㄨˋ ㄧㄠˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): shā dù yào
Cantonese (Jyutping): saat3 dou3 joek6
Definition: mothicide

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Chinese characters used in this word

kill, murder, butcher, slice off, split, diminish, reduce, spoil, slaughter, hurt, to pare off, clip
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄚ (shā), ㄕㄞˋ (shài), ㄙㄚˋ (sà), ㄒㄧㄝˋ (xiè), ㄕˋ (shì)
Cantonese: saai3, saat3
Japanese: サツ (satsu)、 サイ (sai)、 セツ (setsu) / ころ.す (korosu)、 -ごろ.し (-goroshi)、 そ.ぐ (sogu)、 けずる (kezuru)
Korean: 살 (sal), 쇠 (soe), 쇄 (swae)
Vietnamese: sát, sái, tát
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moth, insects which eat into clot
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄨˋ (dù)
Cantonese: dou3
Japanese: ト (to)、 ツ (tsu) / きくいむし (kikuimushi)、 しみ (shimi)
Korean: 두 (du)
Vietnamese: đố
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medicine, chemical, enamel, gunpowder, benefit, drugs, pharmaceuticals
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄠˋ (yào), ㄩㄝˋ (yuè), ㄕㄨㄛˋ (shuò), ㄌㄩㄝˋ (lüè)
Cantonese: joek6
Japanese: ヤク (yaku) / くすり (kusuri)
Korean: 약 (yag)
Vietnamese: dược
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