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stone probe; pierce; counsel
on: HEN
kun: ishibari
strokes: 10 (Unihan has 9)
radical: (no. 112)
ancient stone acupuncture needle; to criticize; to pierce;
pinyin: biān
strokes: 10 (Unihan has 9)
radical: (no. 112)

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Additional details for 砭

Frequency in Japanese: not frequent
Morohashi: 24110
SKIP code: 1-5-5
Korean reading: pyeom
Unihan English meanings (for Chinese):
stone probe; pierce; counsel
Unihan on: HEN
Unihan kun: ISHIBARI
Unihan pinyin: biān
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