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シュク/SHUKU/    ちぢ.む/    ちぢ.まる/chidi.maru/    ちぢ.める/chidi.meru/    ちぢ.れる/chidi.reru/    ちぢ.らす/chidi.rasu/SHUKU/シュク/ちぢ.む/    chidi.maru/ちぢ.まる/    chidi.meru/ちぢ.める/    chidi.reru/ちぢ.れる/    chidi.rasu/ちぢ.らす/

shrink;  contract;  shrivel;  wrinkle;  reduce Frenchrétrécir;  contracter;  raccourcir;  friser;  réduire Portugueseencolher;  contrair;  enrugar;  ruga;  reduzir Spanishacortar;  reducir;  restringir;  encoger;  contraerse;  estar rizado;  rizar

Radical: (silk).   Strokes: 17画.   Elements: ⺅糸幺小白宀.   Pinyin: suō / .   Hangul:  [chug].

Jōyō Kanji 6th Grade.   JLPT N1.

Example compounds:
シュクSHUKU刷版しゅくさつばんshukusatsuban】small edition; pocket edition
しゅくしゃくshukushaku】reduced scale; scaling
しんしゅくshinshuku】expansion and contraction; elasticity; flexibility
ちぢchidimuちぢむchidimu】to shrink; to contract; to diminish (in size)
ちぢまるchidimaruまるちぢまるchidimaru】to shorten; to narrow; to close
ちぢめるchidimeruめるちぢめるchidimeru】to shorten; to reduce; to boil down; to shrink
首をめるくびをちぢめるkubiwochidimeru】to duck one's head
命をめるいのちをちぢめるinochiwochidimeru】to shorten one's life
ちぢれるchidireruれるちぢれるchidireru】to be wavy; to be curled
ちぢらすchidirasuらすちぢらすchidirasu】to curl; to crimp
Codepoints and classification codes:
29-44JIS X 0208
2396.1Four Corner
2778De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3608Classic Nelson
4585The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1414New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
955Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1336Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
924A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2813Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
1142Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
27815Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 8 p. 1152
893A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1110Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
1646Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
904Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
999Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
884Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1558Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1348Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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