防風

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See also: 防风

Chinese[edit]

to protect; to defend; to guard (against)
 
wind; news; style; custom; manner
trad. (防風)
simp. (防风)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

防風

  1. root of the Ledebouriella divaricata (A herb used in traditional Chinese medicine to symptoms of stiff-neck and back-pain.)

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぼう
Grade: 5
ふう
Grade: 2

Noun[edit]

防風 (hiragana ぼうふう, rōmaji bōfū)

  1. protection against the wind; a windbreak
     (ぼう) (ふう) (りん)
    bōfūrin
    a shelterbelt
  2. various medicinal plants in the Apiaceae / Umbelliferae family; (especially) Saposhnikovia divaricata