Taxonomy of meanings for 樞:

  • 樞 shū (OC: khjo MC: tɕʰio) 昌朱切 平 廣韻:【本也爾雅曰樞謂之椳郭璞云門戸扉樞也昌朱切五 】
    • GATE PART
      • ndoor-"hinge" in the form of a beam round at the ends, which fits into what in modern Chinese is called ménjiù 臼 "hinge-holders" at the top and the bottom of the door frame.
      • nfigurativecentral part, crucial part, "hinge"
      • nadNfigurativepivotal, essential, crucial
    • TREE, KINDS
    • AXLE
      • TRIGGER
        • DESTROY
          • IMPORTANT
            • POWER
              • ACUPUNCTURE
              • ORIGIN
                • STARS
                  • SURNAMES