Meaning of 锅

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(Trad.: 鍋)
Pinyin: guō
English Definition: pot; pan; boiler; Classifiers:
Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (metal) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ jīn ] gold, metal; money
    • [ guō ] to chat, to gossip, to jaw, to talk; mouth
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Example Words:
锅炉 [ guō ]: boiler
火锅 [ huǒ guō ]: hotpot
大锅饭 [ guō fàn ]: meal cooked in a large pot; communal meal; (fig.) system that rewards everyone equally regardless of merit
罗锅 [ luó guō ]: humpbacked (e.g. a bridge); in the form of an arch; a hunchback
铁锅 [ tiě guō ]: iron cooking pot
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