Meaning of 环

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(Trad.: 環)
Pinyin: huán
English Definition: ring; hoop; loop; (chain) link; classifier for scores in archery etc; to surround; to encircle; to hem in
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (jade) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ wáng ] king, ruler; royal; surname
    • [ ] no, not, un-; negative prefix
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Example Words:
环境 [ huán jìng ]: environment; circumstances; surroundings; Classifiers: ; ambient
环节 [ huán jié ]: (zoology) segment (of the body of a worm, centipede etc); (fig.) a part of an integrated whole: aspect (of a project), element (of a policy), sector (of the economy), stage (of a process), etc
环保 [ huán bǎo ]: environmental protection; environmentally friendly; abbr. for 环境保护
环球 [ huán qiú ]: around the world; worldwide
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