Meaning of 脊

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English Definition: spine; back; ridge; Taiwan pr. [ji2] or [ji3]
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Ideographic: A vertebra protruding from the flesh
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • Overlaid
    • meat, flesh; organic compound
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Example Words
脊背 bèi back (of a human or other vertebrate)
脊椎动物 zhuī dòng vertebrate
脊髓 suǐ spinal cord; medulla spinalis
屋脊 roof ridge
脊柱 zhù spinal column; columna vertebralis
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