Meaning of 扇

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Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Ideographic: A feathered fan in the shape of a folding door
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  • Pinyin: shān

    English Definition: to fan; to slap sb on the face
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    扇动 [ shān dòng ]: to fan; to flap; to incite; to instigate (a strike etc)
    扇尾沙锥 [ shān wěi shā zhuī ]: (bird species of China) common snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
    扇面琴 [ shān miàn qín ]: same as yangqin 扬琴 , dulcimer
    扇风 [ shān fēng ]: to fan oneself; to fan (sb)
    扇风耳朵 [ shān fēng ěr duo ]: protruding ears
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  • Pinyin: shàn

    English Definition: fan; sliding, hinged or detachable flat part of sth; classifier for doors, windows etc
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    扇子 [ shàn zi ]: fan; Classifiers:
    扇贝 [ shàn bèi ]: scallop (genus Pecten)
    More: 扇* | *扇 | *扇*
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