Meaning of 镜

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(Trad.: 鏡)
Pinyin: jìng
English Definition: mirror; lens
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (metal) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ jīn ] gold, metal; money
    • [ jìng ] finally, after all, at last; indeed; unexpected
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Example Words:
眼镜 [ yǎn jìng ]: spectacles; eyeglasses; Classifiers:
镜子 [ jìng zi ]: mirror; Classifiers:
镜头 [ jìng tóu ]: camera lens; camera shot (in a movie etc); scene
五棱镜 [ léng jìng ]: pentaprism
观后镜 [ guān hòu jìng ]: mirror showing a view to one's rear (including rearview mirror, side-view mirror, baby view mirror etc)
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