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ChineseEdit

meat; flesh
 
eat; food; to feed; animal feed
simp. and trad.
(肉食)
anagram 食肉

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AdjectiveEdit

肉食

  1. (attributive) meat-eating; carnivorous

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NounEdit

肉食

  1. meat; meat product
  2. (figuratively) wealthy person

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
にく
Grade: 2
じき
Grade: 2
on’yomi
Kanji in this term
にく
Grade: 2
しょく
Grade: 2
on’yomi
 肉食 on Japanese Wikipedia

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NounEdit

肉食 (hiragana にくしょく, rōmaji nikushoku, alternative reading にくじき, rōmaji nikujiki)

  1. flesh eating
    • 1999 March 1, “ひとしょくぶつ [Man-Eating Plant]”, in Booster 1 (in Japanese), Konami:
      きれいな (はな) (おも)わせ、 (ちか)づく (ひと)をパクリと ()べる、 (にく) (しょく) (はな)
      Kirei na hana to omowase, chikazuku hito o pakuri to taberu, nikushoku no hana.
      A carnivorous flower that swallows whole anyone who dares come near it deceived by its pretty look.