Meaning of 缳

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(Trad.: 繯)
Pinyin: huán
English Definition: to bind; to tie; lace; noose (for suicide); hangman's noose
Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (thread) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
投缳 [ tóu huán ]: to hang oneself; to commit suicide by hanging
投缳自缢 [ tóu huán ]: to hang oneself (idiom)
缳首 [ huán shǒu ]: death by hanging
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