Meaning of 钎

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(Trad.: 釺)
Pinyin: qiān
English Definition: a drill (for boring through rock)
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: A metal awl ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
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    • [ jīn ] gold, metal; money
    • [ qiān ] thousand; many, numerous; very
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Example Words
钢钎 gāng qiān a steel drill
钎子 qiān zi hammer drill for boring through rock
炮钎 pào qiān a drill; a hammer drill for boring through rock; same as 钎子
More: 钎* | *钎 | *钎*
Example Sentences
Jean Valjean was in the shadow, and stood motionless, with his iron candlestick in his hand, frightened by this luminous old man.
The electromagnet in a wall clock may not be as readily removable, but it's a piece of cake to solder new wires to, and it will work fine with the electromagnet in place.
The effects of preheating on temperature and stress fields of beryllium ring during laser brazing process were studied.
This is an elegant solution to an elementary problem of heating hygienic drinking water without using copper brazing.
This paper introduced the technologic property of braze welding in furnace, and discussed the important function of braze welding used in IR detector module and its solved the technologic problems.