蜈蚣

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Chinese[edit]

centipede scolopendra centipede
simp. and trad.
(蜈蚣)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

蜈蚣

  1. centipede (An insect used in traditional Chinese medicine to reduce wind, to lower blood pressure and platelet coagulation.)

See also[edit]

  • 药材 (medicinal materials of traditional Chinese medicine)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Noun[edit]

蜈蚣 (hiragana むかで, katakana ムカデ, romaji mukade)

  1. Alternative spelling of 百足