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English Meaning(s) for 土

  1. Saturday
  2. earth; dirt; soil (orig. meaning)
  3. land; lands; ground
  4. earth (third of the five elements)

Definition and Synonyms for 土

Ground a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused
Synonyms: , , , , 土壌, , , 地面, 大地, 陸上
Dry Land the solid part of the earth's surface
Synonyms: アース, ランド, ランド, グランド, グラウンド, , , , , 土地, 土壌, , , 地べた, 地所, 地面, 大地, 陸地
Soil material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
Synonyms: , , , , 土地, 土壌, 壌土
Ground the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
Synonyms: , , , , 土壌
Earth once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
Synonyms: , , , , 地球, 大地
Soil the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
Synonyms: , , , , 土地, 土壌, 土性, , , 地面, 壌土, 大地, , 紙土

Meanings for each kanji in 土

soil; earth; ground; Turkey Kanji Details »

Categories 土 is a member of

Physical Object a tangible and visible entity
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Perception the representation of what is perceived
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Material the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
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Element one of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe
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Ground the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 土

Sample Sentences for 土

She put new soil in the flower pot.
The air is soft, the soil moist.
Farmers turn up the soil with plows.
The land on his farm is very fertile.
After it rains and the ground is damp, it's easier to pull weeds.

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