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ㄘㄞ ˋ



菜 is an 11 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as cài in the fourth tone.

It is made up of the components (grass) and (pick).

  • ㄘㄞ ˋ



    • ㄘㄠ ˙



    • ㄘㄞ ˇ



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Some vegetables are picked from grass
by dosemobor915

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Chinese pick grass to make CUISINE.
by rparent62

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vegetable is one grass that we have to pick from trees
by thuthuy

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Pick the grass to find the vegetables
by nbreck

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vegetables are picked in the grass...
by ljohnson48

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We found 1 pronunciation for 菜

Definitions for 菜 pronounced as cài

  • dish (type of food)
  • vegetable
  • cuisine
  • CL:盤|盘[pan2],道[dao4]
  • (coll.) (one's) type
  • (of one's skills etc) weak
  • poor


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