Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 探


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Meaning

search, look for, probe

Pronunciation

TAN
saguru, sagasu

Explanation

Left: hand , right: var. of hole , tree

Mnemonic

The hand in the hole of the tree is searching.

Radicals

hand(Several characters are used for hand: ナ, , , ヨ)
Opening(Also: hole, cavity, cavern - Covered and a narrowing path leads into the hole / cave.)
tree
Tip: Go to the radicals that are contained in this character and learn all the characters with this radical systematically!

Vocabulary

探偵 たんてい detective, investigator
探す さがす to search, to seek, to look for
探る さぐる to search, to look for, to sound out
探検 たんけん exploration, expedition

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