ChineseEdit

rub
 
to wipe; to erase; rubbing (brush stroke in painting)
to wipe; to erase; rubbing (brush stroke in painting); to clean; to polish
simp. and trad.
(摩擦)
alternative forms 磨擦

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

摩擦

  1. to rub; to chafe; to press together
    摩擦雙手 / 摩擦双手  ―  mócā shuāngshǒu  ―  to rub one's hands together

NounEdit

摩擦

  1. (physics) friction
    摩擦 / 摩擦  ―  mócā shēng rè  ―  Friction generates heat.
  2. (figurative) clash; friction; discord; disagreement
    金融摩擦  ―  jīnróng mócā  ―  financial friction

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (摩擦):
  • Japanese: ()(さつ) (masatsu)
  • Korean: 마찰 (摩擦, machal)
  • Vietnamese: ma sát (摩擦)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
さつ
Grade: S
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(さつ) (masatsu

  1. friction

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

摩擦 (machal) (hangeul 마찰)

  1. Hanja form? of 마찰 (friction).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

摩擦

  1. Hán tự form of ma sát (friction).