Meaning of 涛

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(Trad.: 濤)
Pinyin: tāo
English Definition: big wave; Taiwan pr. [tao2]
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: 寿 indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
波涛 [ tāo ]: great waves; billows
波涛汹涌 [ tāo xiōng yǒng ]: waves surging forth; roaring sea
波涛粼粼 [ tāo lín lín ]: crystalline waves (idiom)
浪涛 [ làng tāo ]: ocean wave; billows
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