Meaning of 础

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(Trad.: 礎)
Pinyin: chǔ
English Definition: foundation; base
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (stone) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ shí ] stone, rock, mineral
    • [ chū ] to go out, to send out; stand; produce
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Example Words
基础 chǔ base; foundation; basis; underlying; Classifiers:
经济基础 jīng chǔ socio-economic base; economic foundation
基础课 chǔ basic course; core curriculum
基础教育 chǔ jiào elementary education
基础设施 chǔ shè shī infrastructure
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