海綿

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See also: 海绵

Chinese[edit]

ocean; sea
 
cotton; incessant; soft
cotton; incessant; soft; downy
trad. (海綿) 綿
simp. (海绵)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

海綿

  1. sponge

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
綿
かい
Grade: 2
めん
Grade: 5
on’yomi
Alternative spelling
海綿 (kyūjitai)

Noun[edit]

(かい)綿(めん) (kaimen

  1. sponge (marine invertebrate with a porous skeleton)
    • 1933, 北大路魯山人, 高野豆腐:
      (しぼ)(かた)はちょうど海綿(かいめん)(しぼ)るような具合(ぐあい)にすればよい。
      Shiborikata wa chōdo kaimen o shiboru yō na guai ni sureba yoi.
      Ideally it should be squeezed out just like a sponge.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term
綿

Noun[edit]

海綿 (haemyeon) (hangeul 해면)

  1. Hanja form? of 해면 (sponge).