乾 (drought) kanji
Drought
This kanji has 11 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:drought, dry, dessicate, drink up, heaven, emperor
On reading:カン、ケン
kan, ken
Kun reading:かわ-く、かわ-かす、ほ-す、ひ-る、いぬい
kawa-ku, kawa-kasu, ho-su, hi-ru, inui

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乾燥剤
かんそうざい
a desiccant
乾いたタオル
かわいたたおる
a dry towel
水着を乾かす
みずぎをかわかす
dry the swimsuit ☆乾かす=乾燥させる(かんそうさせる)
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