Meaning of 缝

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(Trad.: 縫)
Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (thread) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] silk; thread
    • [ féng ] to happen to meet; chance meeting, coincidence
  • Pinyin: fèng

    English Definition: seam; crack; narrow slit; Classifiers:
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    缝隙 [ fèng ]: small crack; chink
    中缝 [ zhōng fèng ]: vertical space in a newspaper between two attached pages; vertical line on the back of clothing
    分缝 [ fēn fèng ]: part (in one's hair)
    勾缝 [ gōu fèng ]: to point a brick wall; to grout a tiled surface
    合缝 [ fèng ]: to form a seam; to join up
    More: 缝* | *缝 | *缝*
  • Pinyin: féng

    English Definition: to sew; to stitch
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    裁缝 [ cái féng ]: tailor; dressmaker
    缝合 [ féng ]: to sew together; suture (in surgery); to sew up (a wound)
    密缝 [ féng ]: tight seam; to calk
    弥缝 [ féng ]: to cover up mistakes or crimes; to stitch up; to fix
    手缝 [ shǒu féng ]: to sew by hand; hand-sewn
    More: 缝* | *缝 | *缝*
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