Meaning of 括

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Pinyin: kuò
English Definition: to enclose; to include; also pr. [gua1]
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
包括 [ bāo kuò ]: to comprise; to include; to involve; to incorporate; to consist of
概括 [ gài kuò ]: to summarize; to generalize; briefly; Classifiers:
沈括 [ shěn kuò ]: Shen Kuo (1031-1095), Chinese polymath, scientist and statesman of Song dynasty, author of Dream Pool Essays 梦溪笔谈
中括号 [ zhōng kuò hào ]: square brackets (math.)
六角括号 [ liù jiǎo kuò hào ]: tortoise shell brackets 〔〕
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