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See also: 海绵

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ChineseEdit

ocean; sea
 
cotton; incessant; soft; downy
trad. (海綿) 綿
simp. (海绵)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

海綿

  1. sponge

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
綿
かい
Grade: 2
めん
Grade: 5
on’yomi

NounEdit

海綿 (hiragana かいめん, rōmaji kaimen)

  1. sponge (marine invertebrate with a porous skeleton)
    • 1933, 北大路魯山人, 高野豆腐:
       (しぼ) (かた)はちょうど海綿 (かいめん) (しぼ)るような具合 (ぐあい)にすればよい。
      Shiborikata wa chōdo kaimen o shiboru yō na guai ni sureba yoi.
      Ideally it should be squeezed out just like a sponge.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term
綿

NounEdit

海綿 (haemyeon) (hangeul 해면)

  1. Hanja form? of 해면 (sponge).