Meaning of 烩

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(Trad.: 燴)
Pinyin: huì
English Definition: to braise; to cook in soy and vinegar; braised; cooked in soy and vinegar
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (fire) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ huǒ ] fire, flame; to burn; anger, rage
    • [ huì ] to assemble, to meet; meeting; association, group
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Example Words
大杂烩 huì mix-up; mish-mash; potpourri
杂烩 huì a stew; fig. a disparate collection
烩饭 huì fàn rice in gravy, typically with meat and vegetables
烩面 huì miàn braised noodles; stewed noodles
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Example Sentences
He ate two helpings of the stew with quiet good manners and told her twice how fine it was.
She might have done better than that .
The guests are working-class, to stew rice soup, are used in bowl.
Down another staircase, into another windowless room, where dishes arrived: pork braised in brown sauce, bok choy, egg-drop soup, spicy chicken.
The Embassy staff walked through the crowd, dispensing ready-to-eat packets of beef stew.