Meaning of 膳

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Pinyin: shàn
English Definition: meals
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (meat) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • meat, flesh; organic compound
    • [ shàn ] good, virtuous, charitable, kind
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Example Words:
膳食 [ shàn shí ]: meal
御膳房 [ shàn fáng ]: imperial kitchen
用膳 [ yòng shàn ]: to dine
膳魔师 [ shàn shī ]: Thermos (brand)
药膳 [ yào shàn ]: medicinal cuisine
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