Meaning of 张

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(Trad.: 張)
Pinyin: zhāng
English Definition: to open up; to spread; sheet of paper; classifier for flat objects, sheet; classifier for votes
Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (bow) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
紧张 [ jǐn zhāng ]: nervous; keyed up; intense; tense; strained; in short supply; scarce; Classifiers:
主张 [ zhǔ zhāng ]: to advocate; to stand for; view; position; stand; proposition; viewpoint; assertion; Classifiers:
夸张 [ kuā zhāng ]: to exaggerate; overstated; exaggerated; hyperbole; (coll.) excessive; ridiculous; outrageous
慌张 [ huāng zhāng ]: confused; flustered
扩张 [ kuò zhāng ]: expansion; dilation; to expand (e.g. one's power or influence); to broaden
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