Meaning of 手

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Total strokes: 4; Radical: ; Structure: 手 + *
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Pinyin: shǒu
English Definition: hand; (formal) to hold; person engaged in certain types of work; person skilled in certain types of work; personal(ly); convenient; classifier for skill; Classifiers:
Example Words:
动手 [ dòng shǒu ]: to set about (a task); to hit; to punch; to touch
手法 [ shǒu ]: technique; trick; skill
选手 [ xuǎn shǒu ]: athlete; contestant
助手 [ zhù shǒu ]: assistant; helper
着手 [ zhuó shǒu ]: to put one's hand to it; to start out on a task; to set out