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植物 zhí wù: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

植物 (zhí wù) English Meaning

  • botanical
  • plant
  • vegetation

Traditional Characters:  植物

植 forms words in:

物 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(zhǒng)

Sample Sentences

  • 沙漠里植物稀少。
    Shāmò lǐ zhíwù xīshǎo.
    There is little vegetation in the desert.
  • 这种植物终年常青。
    Zhè zhòng zhíwù zhōngnián cháng qīng.
    This plant has green leaves throughout the year.
  • 马铃薯是块茎植物。
    Mǎlíngshǔ shì kuàijīng zhíwù.
    The potato is a tuber plant.
  • 从根部把植物拔出来。
    Cóng gēnbù bǎ zhíwù bá chūlái.
    Pull the plant up by the roots.
  • 植物因缺水而枯死了。
    Zhíwù yīn quē shuǐ ér kūsǐle.
    The plant died for lack of water.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

植 (zhí): to plant; to grow

  •  (mù): tree
  •  (zhí): straight; to straighten; fair and reasonable; frank; straightforward; (indicates continuing motion or action); vertical; vertical downward stroke in Chinese characters

物 (wù): thing; object; matter; abbr. for physics 物理

  •  (niu): beef
  •  (wù): do not

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 植

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 物

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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