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yào

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yào Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
yào | yao4
English translation
leaf of the iris
variant of yào
> yào [yào]
medicine
drug
substance used for a specific purpose (e.g. poisoning, explosion, fermenting)
CL: zhǒng
> zhǒng [zhǒng],[fù], wèi [wèi]
to poison
drugs, medicine; the leaf of the Dahurian angelica plant

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About yào

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Number of strokes

9

Traditional form

yào

Contains the radical

cǎo

Part of speech

Noun / 名词 míng cí Míngcí

Learning hint

plant

Etymology of yào

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Type

pictophonetic

Positional decomposition

艹约

Semantic compound

cǎo

Phonetic compound

yāo

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. cǎo represents the meaning and yāo represents the sound. Simplified form of yào .

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Example sentences using yào

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这些 zhè xiē yào de 效果 xiàoguǒ 起初 qǐchū 非常 fēicháng hǎo , dàn 后来 hòulái 逐渐 zhújiàn 失效 shī xiào .

The drugs work well at first but gradually lose their effectiveness.

这种 zhè zhǒng 草药 cǎo yào Néng 很快 zhì hǎo de 感冒 gǎnmào .

This herbal medicine will soon clear up your cold.

zhè yào Néng 保证 bǎozhèng shuì hǎo jiào .

This medicine will ensure you a good night's sleep.

结果 jiēguǒ 提示 tíshì :复方 fù fāng Dōng 莨菪 làng dàng jiǎn 注射液 wéi 有效 yǒu xiào kàng 惊厥 jīng jué 药物 yào wù .

It is suggested that CSI is an effective anticonvulsive drug.

结论 jiélùn : 东菱克栓 méi shì 治疗 zhìliáo 糖尿病 táng niào bìng 有效 yǒu xiào 药物 yào wù .

Conclusion: Batroxobin is effective medicine for cure diabetic foot.

Words with yào

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
yào drug yào
药物 yào wù medicaments藥物
药品 yào pǐn medicaments藥品
医药 yī yào medical醫藥
中药 Zhōng yào (traditional) Chinese medicine中藥
炸药 zhà yào explosive (material)炸藥
毒药 dú yào poison毒藥
弹药 dàn yào ammunition彈藥
药店 yào diàn pharmacy藥店
农药 nóng yào farm chemical農藥
服药 fú yào to take medicine服藥
制药 zhì yào to manufacture medicine制藥
药剂 yào jì medicine藥劑
药片 yào piàn a (medicine) pill or tablet藥片
火药 huǒyào gunpowder火藥
安眠药 ān mián yào sleeping pill安眠藥
止痛药 zhǐ tòng yào painkiller止痛藥
药房 yào fáng pharmacy藥房
药丸 yào wán pill藥丸
吃药 chī yào to take medicine吃藥
药材 yào cái medicinal ingredient藥材
草药 cǎo yào herbal medicine草藥
避孕药 bì yùn yào oral contraceptive避孕藥
药水 Yào shuǐ lotion藥水
迷幻药 mí huàn yào hallucinogen迷幻藥

yào Decomposition & Compounds

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yào Decomposition

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