Definition of 坑

  • pit
  • hole

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

炭鉱, 炭坑, 炭礦, たんこう

coal mine, coal pit

坑内, こうない

within a pit or (mine) shaft

坑道, こうどう

tunnel, (mine) level

金坑, 金鉱, きんこう

gold mine

廃坑, 廃鉱, はいこう

abandoned mine, disused mine

坑, こう

pit (esp. of a mine)

坑口, こうこう

pithead, minehead

斜坑, しゃこう

inclined shaft

入坑, にゅうこう

entrance into drift or pit

横坑, よここう, おうこう

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