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SHI

tsu(karu), tsu(keru)

meaning: pickle, soak

漬け物 (also: 漬物) == tsukemono == (noun) pickles, pickled vegetables
塩漬 == shioduke == (noun) pickling in salt




Left radical is 'water/liquid'. Right radical is 'blame' (責), which acts phonetically to express 'build up'. To 'build up with liquid' is to soak or pickle something.  Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Take blame for watery pickles.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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