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shaku; Japanese foot; measure; scale; rule

Popularity rank: 1940 Pinyin: chǐ, chě Korean: cheog Hán-Việt: xích
Stroke counts: 4 Grade level: 6 JLPT level: 1 Skip code: 3-3-1

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一尺[isshaku] approx. 30 cm
滑り尺[suberijaku] slide rule
計算尺[keisanjaku] slide rule
三尺[sanjaku] 3 Japanese feet
三尺の秋水[sanjakunoshuusui] sharpened sword
三尺の童子[sanjakunodouji] mere child
三尺帯[sanjakuobi] waistband
尺貫法[shakkanhou] old Japanese system of weights and measures
尺度[shakudo] linear measure

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