Definition of 蝕

  • eclipse
  • occultation
  • be defective

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショク
  • むしば

Popular Words With This Kanji

食, 蝕, しょく

meal, (one's) diet, food, foodstuff, foodstuffs, eclipse (solar, lunar, etc.)

腐食, 腐蝕, ふしょく

corrosion, saprophagy

日食, 日蝕, にっしょく

solar eclipse

蝕む, 虫食む, むしばむ

to eat into (e.g. by worms), to spoil, to ruin, to undermine

浸食, 浸蝕, しんしょく

erosion, corrosion

侵食, 侵蝕, しんしょく

encroachment, erosion, corrosion

月食, 月蝕, げっしょく

lunar eclipse

金環食, 金環蝕, きんかんしょく

annular eclipse

齲蝕, う蝕, うしょく

tooth decay, dental caries

齲蝕, う蝕, うしょく

tooth decay, dental caries


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