Meaning of 铜

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(Trad.: 銅)
Pinyin: tóng
English Definition: copper (chemistry); see also 红铜
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (metal) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ jīn ] gold, metal; money
    • [ tóng ] same, similar; together with, alike
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Example Words:
铜鼓 [ tóng ]: bronze drum; (Western-style) drum
青铜 [ qīng tóng ]: bronze (alloy of copper and tin )
硫酸铜 [ liú suān tóng ]: copper sulfate CuSO4
古铜色 [ tóng ]: bronze color
古铜色卷尾 [ tóng juǎn wěi ]: (bird species of China) bronzed drongo (Dicrurus aeneus)
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