Meaning of 弧

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English Definition: arc
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (bow) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ gōng ] bow; curved, arched
    • [ guā ] melon, gourd, squash, cucumber
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Example Words:
反射弧 [ fǎn shè ]: reflex arc
同轴圆弧 [ tóng zhóu yuán ]: coaxial circular arc; concentric arc (in spherical geometry)
圆弧 [ yuán ]: arc of a circle; circular arc
大括弧 [ kuò ]: square brackets
岛弧 [ dǎo ]: island arc (geology); forearc
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