柺棍

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Chinese[edit]

old man's staff stick
simp. and trad.
(柺棍)

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Noun[edit]

柺棍 (classifiers (), (gēn), ())

  1. walking stick

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  • In Mandarin, 拐杖 (guǎizhàng) is the most commonly used term for walking stick. By contrast, 手杖 (shǒuzhàng) can be used to describe a cane that has other uses, such as hiking or scaring away wild snakes.