Kangxi Radical 17: 凵 qū Open Box

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Kangxi Radical No.17 (Two Strokes)

凵 / qū / “open box” radical (17)
aka: receptacle, lower three-sided frame, Kangxi Radical Open Box, container, open mouth
• not an independent character


/ chū / to come out
凶 / xiōng / vicious, ominous, famine, terrible,  fearful
凸 / tū [Taiwan: tú] / convex, to stick out
凹 / āo / concave, hollow
凼 / dàng / pool, pit, ditch, cesspit


 

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