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 mực on Vietnamese Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“ink”; SV: mặc). Doublet of mức. Compare Khmer មឹក (mɨk), Lao ໝຶກ (mưk), Thai หมึก (mʉ̀k).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier con (“squid”)) mực (, , 𧞾)

  1. ink (coloured fluid used for writing)
  2. ink (dark fluid ejected by squid, etc.)
  3. squid (sea animal)
  4. Short for dây mực (line made by a carpenter's ink marker).
  5. (only in fixed compounds and expressions) level
    mực nước biển
    sea level

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AdjectiveEdit

mực ()

  1. (of a dog) black
    chó mựca black dog

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