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腐 means 'go bad'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 1414   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 9    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 46 words   Used in 104 words   Used in 13 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   フ
Kun
   くさ   くさらす   くされる to go bad
Kun    くさ   くさ
⿸   borough   meat  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 腐 is used 9 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 腐 is used 97 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
フ : 66 words FIND ALL
noun
tofu; bean-curd
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フ (read as ぷ) : 5 words FIND ALL
stale; hackneyed; cliched
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くさ : 22 words FIND ALL
'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to rot; to go bad; to decay; to spoil; to fester; to decompose; to turn sour (e.g. milk)
2. to corrode; to weather; to crumble
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くさ (read as ぐさ) : 4 words FIND ALL
noun
unused possession
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Henshall: 1755  Joy o' Kanji : 1755  Key to Kanji:

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フ   くさ    くさらす    くされる to go bad   
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5
ニク   meat
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2
ナイ   ダイ   うち inside   
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3
wide
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
1
フ    borough   
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4
フ   つける to put in place, affix   つ to adhere to   
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3
スン   inch
5
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
广
stony cliff
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