Meaning of 牧

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English Definition: to herd; to breed livestock; to govern (old); government official (old)
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: A hand leading an ox
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ niú ] ox, cow, bull
    • [ ] to rap, to tap; script; to let go
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Example Words:
畜牧业 [ ]: animal husbandry; stock raising; livestock raising
牧民 [ mín ]: herdsman
畜牧 [ ]: to raise animals
牧区 [ ]: grazing land; pasture
牧场 [ chǎng ]: pasture; grazing land; ranch
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