Meaning of 岗

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(Trad.: 崗)
Pinyin: gǎng
English Definition: mound; policeman's beat
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (mountain) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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Example Words
岗位 gǎng wèi a post; a job
下岗 xià gǎng to come off sentry duty; to lay off (a worker); laid-off
上岗 shàng gǎng to take up one's post; to be given a job
站岗 zhàn gǎng to stand guard; to serve on sentry duty
土岗 gǎng mound; hillock
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