Meaning of 媒

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Pinyin: méi
English Definition: medium; intermediary; matchmaker; go-between; abbr. for 媒体 , media, esp. news media
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (woman) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] woman, girl; female
    • [ mǒu ] some, someone; a certain thing or person
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Example Words
媒体 méi media, esp. news media
传媒 chuán méi media
多媒体 duō méi multimedia
媒介 méi jiè intermediary; vehicle; vector; medium; media
做媒 zuò méi to act as go-between (between prospective marriage partners etc)
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