Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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KA

meaning: course, section
科学 == kagaku == science
学科 == gakka == school subject
Left radical is 'rice plant', right is 'measure' (斗). This character originally meant to measure grain, and evolved to mean 'sort', thence into 'category', and related meanings such as 'section'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic:  'Course to categorize rice measures'

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