Meaning of 导

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(Trad.: 導)
Pinyin: dǎo
English Definition: to transmit; to lead; to guide; to conduct; to direct
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: A hand pointing the way to someplace
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] the hours from 9 to 11; 6th terrestrial branch
    • [ cùn ] inch; small, tiny
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Example Words
领导 lǐng dǎo lead; leading; to lead; leadership; leader; Classifiers:
指导 zhǐ dǎo to guide; to give directions; to direct; to coach; guidance; tuition; Classifiers:
导致 dǎo zhì to lead to; to create; to cause; to bring about
引导 yǐn dǎo to guide; to lead (around); to conduct; to boot; introduction; primer
主导 zhǔ dǎo leading; dominant; prevailing; to lead; to direct; to dominate
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Example Sentences
I like it, because its one of the simplest Mind map tool I ever used.
But what can we use mind maps for?
But the idea that regimes may be created or founded by a set of deliberate acts raises a further question that we will study ? and is inseparable from the study of regimes.
This raises a question. Whether the relation between contemporary political science and liberalism is merely accidental or whether there is some intrinsic some necessary connection between them.
While we are advocating competition, we can't forget cooperation.