Last modified on 25 April 2014, at 13:01

轆轤

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Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji

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轆轤 (hiragana ろくろ, romaji rokuro)

  1. a rotating device used for wood and metal works; a lathe
    • 931-938: Wamyō Ruijushō (book 5 page 79)
      轆轤 圓轉機也 [...] 鋋 路久魯賀奈 [...] 轆轤之裁刀也
    • 16031604: Nippo Jisho (page 539)
      Rocuro. ロクロ (轆轤) 轆轤師の使う轆轤. Rocuroni caqete fiqu. (轆轤にかけて挽く) 轆轤で細工する.
  2. a potter's wheel
    • 「2基の轆轤を、土の種類によって使い分けています。」[1]
  3. the part of an umbrella that holds all stretchers and facilitates opening and closing; a runner
    • 16031604: Nippo Jisho (page 539)
      Rocuro. ロクロ (轆轤) 日傘の内側にある轆轤.

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