Phonosemantic compound. 刂 represents the meaning and 包 represents the sound. Simplified form of 鑤.
刂 Meaning component
刂 is a component form of 刀.
包 Sound component
carpenter's plane; plane, level; to dig; to excavate; (coll.) to exclude; not to count; to deduct; to subtract
to plane (woodwork); to shave off; to peel (with a potato peeler etc)
variant of 刨[bào]
to dig up roots and inquire at the base (idiom); to get to the bottom of sth
shaved or crushed ice dessert or beverage
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