Meaning of 审

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(Trad.: 審)
Pinyin: shěn
English Definition: to examine; to investigate; carefully; to try (in court)
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Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (courtroom) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [gàimian2] roof; house
    • [ shēn ] to report; to extend; to explain; to declare
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Example Words
审批 shěn to examine and approve; to endorse
审查 shěn chá to examine; to investigate; to censor out; censorship
审议 shěn deliberation; pondering; due consideration
审判 shěn pàn a trial; to try sb
审美 shěn měi esthetics; appreciating the arts; taste
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