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Meaning of 砂

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Pinyin: shā
English Definition: sand; gravel; granule; variant of
Chinese Definition:
①同“沙”:砂粒。砂纸。砂轮。翻砂(铸造器物的工作)。砂糖。
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Ideographic: Many small stones ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ shí ] stone, rock, mineral
    • [ shǎo ] few, little; less; inadequate
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Example Words
砂岩 shā yán sandstone
朱砂 zhū shā cinnabar; mercuric sulfide HgS; also written 朱砂
朱砂 zhū shā cinnabar; mercuric sulfide HgS
砂锅 shā guō casserole; earthenware pot
砂轮 shā lún grinding wheel; emery wheel
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Example Sentences
1
Releasing the Sand turns back time.
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Concrete is composed of cement, sand and gravel mixed with water.
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Tamina: Only the Dagger can unlock the Sands of Time.
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Canada is making desperate moves to prop up its tar sands and logging industries.
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But unlike Saudi Arabia, in Alberta the oil is literally in the sand.