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silk
sɪlk
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A fabric made from the fine threads produced by certain insect larvae.
  2. Animal fibers produced by silkworms and other larvae that spin cocoons and by most spiders.
Hyphenationsilk
Part of Speech(名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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chóu(light) silk
silk; thread; trace
丝织品sīzhī pǐnitem made from woven silk or rayon
丝织sīzhīsilk-weave
silk
真丝zhēnsīsilk; pure silk
chóusilk
jīnsilk, a general name of silk fabrics or goods, (interchangeable ) reddish dark color; violet or purple
silk; KangXi radical 120
绸子chóuzisilk fabric; silk
丝绸sīchóusilk cloth; silk
unspun; raw hemp; silk
money; coins; currency; silk
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