Meaning of 燥

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Total strokes: 17; Radical: ; Structure: 火 + 喿
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Pinyin: zào
English Definition: dry; parched; impatient
Example Words:
枯燥 [ zào ]: dry and dull; uninteresting; dry-as-dust
干燥 [ gān zào ]: to dry (of weather, paint, cement etc); desiccation; dull; uninteresting; arid
干燥剂 [ gān zào ]: desiccant
干燥机 [ gān zào ]: a drier
口干舌燥 [ kǒu gān shé zào ]: lit. dry mouth and tongue (idiom); to talk too much