Kanji details for

 
Uses 14 strokes


Search words that:
- start with 蝕
- end with 蝕
- contain 蝕
eclipse, occultation, be defective
KUN:
  • むしば.む
    mushiba.mu
ON:
  • ショク
    shoku
Written with 14 strokes

Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 27 results)

noun
solar eclipse
All readings:
日食【にっしょく】
日蝕【にっしょく】

noun
lunar eclipse
All readings:
月食【げっしょく】
月蝕【げっしょく】

Godan-mu verb, intransitive verb
1.
to be worm-eaten, to be eaten by worms
2.
to affect adversely, to spoil, to ruin, to undermine, to gnaw at (one's heart, body, etc.), to eat into, to destroy
Other readings:
虫食む【むしばむ】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
corrosion, etching, action of acid, rot, rust, erosion
2.
saprophagy(only relevant for 腐食)
See also:腐生
All readings:
腐食【ふしょく】
腐蝕【ふしょく】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
encroachment
2.
erosion, corrosion(geology term)
See also:浸食
All readings:
侵食【しんしょく】
侵蝕【しんしょく】

noun, auxillary suru verb
erosion, corrosion(geology term)
All readings:
浸食【しんしょく】
浸蝕【しんしょく】

noun
dental caries, tooth decay(medical term)
Other readings:
齲蝕【うしょく】

noun
total eclipse (of sun by moon), totality
All readings:
皆既食【かいきしょく】
皆既蝕【かいきしょく】

noun, auxillary suru verb
marine erosion
All readings:
海食【かいしょく】
海蝕【かいしょく】

noun
fluvial erosion
All readings:
河食【かしょく】
河蝕【かしょく】
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Example sentences(showing 7 results)

Fatigue is undermining his health

His honor was corroded by greed

It rushes in upon me as though it will consume my soul

しゅうぎいん
衆議院
しょうすうは
少数派
せき
議席
きゅうそ
急速に
The number of minority seats in the Lower House is rapidly eroding

さび
てつ
むし
虫食む
どうよう
同様に
しんぱい
心配
ここ
むし
虫食む
As rust eats iron, so care eats the heart

すいみんそく
睡眠不足
かのじょ
彼女の
けんこう
健康
Lack of sleep was undermining her health

がん
むし
蝕む
せいじゃ
静寂
Silence grows like cancer