Meaning of 导

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(Trad.: 導)
Pinyin: dǎo
English Definition: to transmit; to lead; to guide; to conduct; to direct
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: A hand pointing the way to someplace
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] the hours from 9 to 11; 6th terrestrial branch
    • [ cùn ] inch; small, tiny
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Example Words:
导游 [ dǎo yóu ]: tour guide; guidebook; to conduct a tour
领导 [ lǐng dǎo ]: lead; leading; to lead; leadership; leader; Classifiers:
指导 [ zhǐ dǎo ]: to guide; to give directions; to direct; to coach; guidance; tuition; Classifiers:
导致 [ dǎo zhì ]: to lead to; to create; to cause; to bring about
导演 [ dǎo yǎn ]: to direct; director (film etc)
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