⺼ means 'body part' and is a variant of

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Strokes : 4    Radical number: 130    Usefulness: 7    Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Component in 271 kanji (61 Jōyō)
Hyōgaiji (表外字)
   ニク body part
When ⺼ appears in this form as a component, we use the key meaning 'body part'. When it appears in its original form, , we use 'meat'
Radical 74, , also usually appears in kanji in exactly the same form as this form of . To distinguish the two, in Kanshudo we use the character ⺼ as the component when it represents , and or when it represents moon.
Learn about the pleasures of the flesh with the radical that pops up inside 20 Jōyō kanji for body parts, from (954: brain) to (2100: knee, lap). Okay, not quite head to toe, but close!
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ニク body part   
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