Meaning of 块

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(Trad.: 塊)
Pinyin: kuài
English Definition: lump (of earth); chunk; piece; classifier for pieces of cloth, cake, soap etc; (coll.) classifier for money and currency units
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (earth) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] soil, earth; items made of earth
    • [ guài ] decisive, certain; parted; fork
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Example Words
板块 bǎn kuài slab; (geology) tectonic plate; (fig.) sector (of the stock market or of industry); (economic) bloc
模块 kuài module (in software); functional unit; component part
方块 fāng kuài cube; block; square; rectangle; diamond ♦ (in card games)
块头 kuài tóu size; body size
方块字 fāng kuài Chinese characters
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