Meaning of 床

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Pinyin: chuáng
English Definition: bed; couch; classifier for beds; Classifiers:
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical: 广
Ideographic: A house 广 made out of wood 木; 广 also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Surround from upper left
    • 广 broad, vast, wide; building, house
    • tree; wood, lumber; wooden
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Example Words:
临床 [ lín chuáng ]: clinical
床单 [ chuáng dān ]: bed sheet; Classifiers:
起床 [ chuáng ]: to get out of bed; to get up
床边 [ chuáng biān ]: bedside
机床 [ chuáng ]: machine tool; a lathe; Classifiers:
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