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English Meaning(s) for 弦

  1. bowstring
  2. string (of a shamisen, etc.); stringed instrument
  3. chord
  4. hypotenuse

Definition and Synonyms for 弦

Bowstring the string of an archer's bow
Synonyms: 弓弦, , ,
String a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed
Synonyms: ストリング, , , , , 糸口, , ,
String a collection of objects threaded on a single strand
Synonyms: , , ,
Chord a straight line connecting two points on a curve
Synonyms: ,

Meanings for each kanji in 弦

» bowstring; chord; hypotenuse

Categories 弦 is a member of

Cord a line made of twisted fibers or threads
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Collection several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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Straight Line a line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction
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