雌黃

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Chinese[edit]

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trad.

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese ("feminine") + ("yellow"), as distinguished from 雄黃 (realgar, lit. "manly yellow")

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

雌黃

  1. gamboge
  2. orpiment

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