Meaning of 刍

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(Trad.: 芻)
Pinyin: chú
English Definition: to mow or cut grass; hay; straw; fodder
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 5; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (knife) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
反刍 [ fǎn chú ]: to ruminate; to chew the cud
反裘负刍 [ fǎn qiú chú ]: lit. to wear one's coat inside out and carry firewood on one's back (idiom); fig. to live a life of poverty and hard work; fig. to act stupidly
刍秣 [ chú ]: hay; fodder
刍粮 [ chú liáng ]: army provisions
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