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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 84 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人弓中中 (ONLL), four-corner 80217, composition丿)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 599, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17046
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2010, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6C18

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(gas) + ⿰丿丨 ‎(two). Also a phono-semantic compound (形聲), where ⿰丿丨, variant of (dāo), acts as the phonetic component. Compare (“protium”) and (“tritium”).

EtymologyEdit

From (dāo) from the glyph, possibly influenced by New Latin deuterium.

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. deuterium

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • (piē, “protium”)
  • (chuān, “tritium”)
  • (qīng, “hydrogen”)
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