Meaning of 新

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Pinyin: xīn
English Definition: new; newly; meso- (chemistry)
Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Ideographic: A freshly chopped tree
Character Formation:
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    • [ qīn ] relatives, parents; intimate; the hazelnut tree
    • [ jīn ] a catty (about 500 grams); an axe; keen, shrewd
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Example Words:
新闻 [ xīn wén ]: news; Classifiers:
重新 [ chóng xīn ]: again; once more; re-
创新 [ chuàng xīn ]: innovation; to bring forth new ideas; to blaze new trails
新疆 [ xīn jiāng ]: Xinjiang; Uighur autonomous region 新疆维吾尔自治区
新型 [ xīn xíng ]: new type; new kind
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