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English Meaning(s) for 灰汁

  1. lye
  2. harsh taste; bitter taste; alkaline taste; astringency
  3. scum (on a soup, broth etc.)
  4. (excessive) self-assertiveness; strong individuality; strong idiosyncrasy (also written incorrectly as 悪)

Definition and Synonyms for 灰汁

Lye a strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide
Synonyms: あく

Meanings for each kanji in 灰汁

ashes; puckery juice; cremate Kanji Details »
soup; juice; broth; sap; gravy; pus Kanji Details »

Categories 灰汁 is a member of

Caustic any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue
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Sample Sentences for 灰汁

4. Just before bringing it to the boil, set to a low flame and remove the scum again.

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