瘍 means 'swelling' or 'tumor'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 2242   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-43    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 0 words   Used in 27 words   Used in 4 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
Kun    かさ swelling, boil, tumor
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This kanji surfaces in terms for “ulcer,” “tumor,” and pertinent spinoffs, but don’t be scared! The essay explores fascinating etymologies of medical words, making them feel fun and manageable. Learn about a “tumor of good nature” (which sounds downright amiable!), a “sperm nest,” and (which does not mean “things one can do”). Also see how 12 fingers relate to the duodenum!
⿸   ill; illness   glorious  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 瘍 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 瘍 is used 26 times, read 1 way.
ヨウ : 26 words FIND ALL
tumor; tumour; neoplasm; neoplasia  (medicine, etc. term)
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An additional one less common word includes 瘍 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2126  Key to Kanji:

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ヨウ    swelling; tumor   
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ヨウ    glorious, bright   
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モチ   not
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タン   ダン    dawn   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ill; illness
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