化生

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Chinese[edit]

 
to make into; to change into; ‑ization; to ... ‑ize; to transform
 
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
simp. and trad.
(化生)
anagram 生化

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

化生

  1. (literary) to nourish and bring up; to convert and produce
  2. (zoology) to metamorphose
  3. (Buddhism) to be born by transformation; to be born through metamorphosis
  4. (medicine) to undergo metaplasia

Noun[edit]

化生

  1. (literary) incarnation; manifestation
  2. (literary, historical) infant idol used in ancient times when supplicating for a son
  3. (literary) statue of a goddess

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