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English Meaning(s) for 竹

  1. bamboo (any grass of subfamily Bambusoideae)
  2. middle (of a three-tier ranking system)

Definition and Synonyms for 竹

Bamboo woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems
Synonyms: バンブー,
Bamboo the hard woody stems of bamboo plants
Bamboo mature canes used for construction and furniture
Synonyms: バンブー,
Bamboo used in construction and crafts and fishing poles

Meanings for each kanji in 竹

» bamboo

Categories 竹 is a member of

Wood the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
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Gramineous Plant cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves
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Sample Sentences for 竹

We received instructions on how to make a bamboo basket.
There's bamboo growing in the garden.
The bamboo is bending with the weight of the snow.
Bamboo stands out in the woods.
Kendo involves dueling between two people who are each equipped with a sword-like stave made of bamboo.

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