Meaning of 烤

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Pinyin: kǎo
English Definition: to roast; to bake; to broil
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (fire) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ huǒ ] fire, flame; to burn; anger, rage
    • [ kǎo ] to test, to investigate, to examine
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Example Words
烤烟 kǎo yān flue-cured tobacco; tobacco for flue-curing
烧烤 shāo kǎo barbecue; to roast
烤鸭 kǎo roast duck
烤火 kǎo huǒ to warm oneself at a fire
烤肉 kǎo ròu barbecue (lit. roast meat)
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