藜杖

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Chinese[edit]

Chenopodium album cane, walking stick
simp. and trad.
(藜杖)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

藜杖

  1. (literary, historical) walking stick fashioned from the hardened stalk of a goosefoot plant (Chenopodium album)

Usage notes[edit]

When the stalk of the goosefoot plant ages, it could be used by the elderly as a walking stick.