牛黄

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 牛黃

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin niúhuáng
Zhuyin ㄋㄧㄡˊ ㄏㄨㄤˊ
IPA (key) /ni̯oʊ̯³⁵ xu̯ɑŋ³⁵/

NounEdit

牛黄 (simplified, Pinyin niúhuáng, traditional 牛黃)

  1. The bezoar, calculus, or gallstone of cattle. (A highly-valued substance used in traditional Chinese medicine to activate "qi" and to treat symptoms of stroke or coma.)

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Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 07:36