Meaning of 肢

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Pinyin: zhī
English Definition: limb
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (flesh) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • meat, flesh; organic compound
    • [ zhī ] to support, to sustain; to withdraw, to pay; a branch (of a bank)
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Example Words
四肢 zhī the four limbs of the body
肢体 zhī limb; limbs and trunk; body
下肢 xià zhī lower limbs
腰肢 yāo zhī waist
肢解 zhī jiě to dismember; (fig.) to break into parts
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Example Sentences
The dog stretched out under the tree.
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