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dry; parch

ほ.すhosu · ほ.し-hoshi- · -ぼ.し-boshi · ひ.るhiru
Popularity rank: 1349 Pinyin: gān, gàn Korean: gan, gang Hán-Việt: can, cán
Stroke counts: 3 Grade level: 6 JLPT level: 2 Skip code: 4-3-1

Example Words

飲干す[nomihosu] to drink up
刈り干す[karihosu] to cut and dry (in the sun)
干菓子[higashi] dried candies
乾干し[karaboshi] sun-dried fish or vegetables
干物[hoshimono] things dried in the sun (esp. clothes, dyed cloth, etc.)
干し固める[hoshikatameru] to dry until stiff
干草[hoshigusa] hay
干る[hiru] to dry
干害[kangai] drought disaster

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