Meaning of 颗

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(Trad.: 顆)
English Definition: classifier for small spheres, pearls, corn grains, teeth, hearts, satellites etc
Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (grain) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
颗粒 [ ]: kernel; granule; granulated (sugar, chemical product)
一颗老鼠屎坏了一锅汤 [ lǎo shǔ shǐ huài le guō tāng ]: lit. a piece of rat feces spoiled the whole pot of soup (idiom); fig. one bad apple can spoil the whole bunch
分泌颗粒 [ fēn ]: secretory granule
颗粒无收 [ shōu ]: not a single grain was reaped (as in a bad harvest year)
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