Meaning of 次

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English Definition: next in sequence; second; the second (day, time etc); secondary; vice-; sub-; infra-; inferior quality; substandard; order; sequence; hypo- (chemistry); classifier for enumerated events: time
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: A person yawning multiple times
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Example Words:
其次 [ ]: next; secondly
次要 [ yào ]: secondary
层次 [ céng ]: layer; level; gradation; arrangement of ideas; (a person's) standing
次序 [ ]: sequence; order
屡次 [ ]: repeatedly; time and again
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