腫 means 'tumour'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 1788   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 14    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 16 words   Used in 115 words   Used in 4 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   れる to swell    a swelling, a boil   らす to inflame
On    ショウ
Kun      はれもの
⿰   () body part   heavy  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 腫 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 腫 is used 110 times, read 4 ways (with 2 variations).
シュ : 96 words FIND ALL
tumor; tumour; neoplasm; neoplasia  (medicine, etc. term)
ショウ : 1 word FIND ALL
swelling; boil
れる : 7 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
to swell (from inflammation); to become swollen
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れる (read as ば) : 2 words FIND ALL
wale; welt  (often written with kana only)
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れる (read as はれ) : 2 words FIND ALL
tumor; tumour; swelling  (see also: 腫物)
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'mu' godan verb, intransitive verb
to swell; to become swollen; to be puffy (e.g. face from lack of sleep); to be bloated (esp. from fluid retention)  (often written with kana only)
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シュ    tumour   はれる to swell   は a swelling, a boil   はらす to inflame   
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ジュウ   チョウ   おも heavy   かさなる to be piled up   かさねる to pile up   え -fold, -ply   
ニク body part   
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