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Meaning of 匏

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Pinyin: páo
English Definition: bottle gourd; Lagenaria vulgaris
Chinese Definition:
①(匏瓜)a。一年生草本植物。果实比葫芦大,对半剖开可做水瓢。b。这种植物的果实。均俗称“瓢葫芦”。
②中国古代八音之一,如笙、竽等。

Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (extravagant) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ kuā ] extravagant, luxurious; handsome
    • [ bāo ] wrap, pack, bundle; package
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