Meaning of 肓

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Pinyin: huāng
English Definition: region between heart and diaphragm
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (flesh) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ wáng ] death, destruction; to lose; to perish
    • meat, flesh; organic compound
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Example Words
病入膏肓 bìng gāo huāng lit. the disease has attacked the vitals (idiom); fig. beyond cure; the situation is hopeless
泉石膏肓 quán shí gāo huāng lit. mountain springs and rocks in one's heart (idiom); a deep love of mountain scenery
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Example Sentences
Our school's slogan is that the text entered blind, out of the rogue.
Incoming freshman when I was blind and rogue text rolled into one, and naturally became the oldest dormitory, class outstanding figures.
Literacy training and health and nutrition services are often the most needed and most valued by poor people.
The clear implication is that these are things that any educated person ought to know.
I grew up in the '50s, when the girls wore really bright red lipstick and nail polish, and they smelled like Eau de Paris.