Meaning of 戍

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Pinyin: shù
English Definition: garrison
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: Arms surrounding the country
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Example Words
戍边 shù biān to garrison the border; to guard the frontier; exile to a border garrison post
戍守 shù shǒu to guard
戍卒 shù garrison soldier
屯戍 tún shù garrison; soldier stationed in some place
征戍 zhēng shù garrison
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Example Sentences
where is he that counted the towers?
The bird-song is the echo of the light back from the earth.
In 1793, the Prussian officers of the garrison of Colberg established an economical mess.
Barracks house recruits and garrison troops in some small comfort, but then the life of soldier is supposed to be hard.
Being an important part of the Book of Songs, the poems of expedition account for its one seventh.