Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 局


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Meaning

office, situation, bureau, department

Pronunciation

KYOKU

Explanation

Top: buttocks in side view , below: phrase/clause (sth. wrapped out the mouth )

Mnemonic

When the 'butt' is talking phrases, it is like in the office.

Radicals

buttocks (in a side view)(The radical shikabane has the meaning: corpse . But because of its use in tail 尾, buttocks 尻 or urine 尿, it is generally considered to mean "buttocks".)
phrase, clause
wrap
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Vocabulary

薬局 やっきょく pharmacy, drugstore
郵便局 ゆうびんきょく post office
きょく -office, clerk, office staff
局限 きょくげん limit, localize
結局 けっきょく after all, eventually

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