Meaning of 备

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(Trad.: 備)
Pinyin: bèi
English Definition: to prepare; get ready; to provide or equip
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: To go 夂 to the farm 田 to prepare for a harvest
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • to go
    • field, farm, arable land; cultivated
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Example Words:
储备粮 [ chǔ bèi liáng ]: grain reserves
储备货币 [ chǔ bèi huò ]: reserve currency
做准备工作 [ zuò zhǔn bèi gōng zuò ]: to make preparations
装备 [ zhuāng bèi ]: equipment; to equip; to outfit
完备 [ wán bèi ]: faultless; complete; perfect; to leave nothing to be desired
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