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ㄇㄛ ˊ

rub/grind

磨 is a 16 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as in the second tone, however it can also be pronounced as .

It is made up of the components (hemp) and (stone).

  • ㄇㄛ ˊ

    rub/grind

    • ㄇㄚ ˊ

      hemp

    • ˊ

      shí

      stone

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grind hemp with a stone
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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 磨

Definitions for 磨 pronounced as mó

  • to rub
  • to grind
  • to polish
  • to sharpen
  • to wear down
  • to die out
  • to waste time
  • to pester
  • to insist

Definitions for 磨 pronounced as mò

  • grindstone
  • to grind
  • to turn round

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