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Meaning of 益

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Pinyin:
English Definition: benefit; profit; advantage; beneficial; to increase; to add; all the more
Chinese Definition:
①增加:益寿延年。增益。损益。
②好处,有好处:利益。益处。公益。权益。受益非浅。
③更加:益发。日益壮大。
④古同“溢”,水漫出来。
⑤害损。

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Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Ideographic: A container overflowing with water
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ shuǐ ] water, liquid, lotion, juice
    • [ mǐn ] dish, vessel; shallow container
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Example Words:
利益 [ ]: benefit; (in sb's) interest; Classifiers:
日益 [ ]: day by day; more and more; increasingly; more and more with each passing day
效益 [ xiào ]: benefit; effectiveness; efficiency
收益 [ shōu ]: earnings; profit
精益求精 [ jīng qiú jīng ]: to perfect sth that is already outstanding (idiom); constantly improving
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