花椒

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

  • from ("flower") + ("pepper")

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin huājiāo
Zhuyin ㄏㄨㄚ ㄐㄧㄠ
IPA (key) /xu̯a̠⁵⁵ t͡ɕi̯ɑʊ̯⁵⁵/

NounEdit

花椒 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin huājiāo)

  1. Sichuan pepper (species in the genus Zanthoxylum). (It is used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat asthma, bloated stomach and hypertension.)

See alsoEdit

  • 药材 (medicinal materials of traditional Chinese medicine)

ReferencesEdit

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Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 00:59