Meaning of 鸭

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(Trad.: 鴨)
English Definition: duck; Classifiers: ; (slang) male prostitute
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (bird) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ jiǎ ] armor, shell; fingernails; 1st heavenly stem
    • [ niǎo ] bird
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Example Words
野鸭 wild duck; mallard (Anas platyrhyncha)
鸭梨 Chinese white pear (Pyrus × bretschneideri)
烤鸭 kǎo roast duck
鸭舌帽 shé mào peaked cap
丑小鸭 chǒu xiǎo ugly duckling
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