Meaning of 髓

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Pinyin: suǐ
English Definition: marrow; essence; quintessence; pith (soft interior of plant stem)
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 23; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (bone) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] bone; skeleton; frame, framework
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Example Words
精髓 jīng suǐ marrow; pith; quintessence; essence
骨髓 suǐ bone marrow (medulla ossea)
脊髓 suǐ spinal cord; medulla spinalis
脑髓 nǎo suǐ brain tissue; gray matter; brain; medulla
脊髓炎 suǐ yán myelitis; inflammation of spinal cord
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