Meaning of 种

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(Trad.: 種)
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (grain) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] cereal, grain, rice; plant, stalk
    • [ zhōng ] central; center, middle; amidst; to hit (target), to attain; China; Chinese
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  • Pinyin: zhòng

    English Definition: to plant; to grow; to cultivate
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    种植 zhòng zhí to plant; to grow
    种田 zhòng tián to farm; farming
    接种 jiē zhòng to be vaccinated; to be inoculated
    种地 zhòng to farm; to work the land
    耕种 gēng zhòng to till; to cultivate
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  • Pinyin: zhǒng

    English Definition: seed; species; kind; type; classifier for types, kinds, sorts
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    各种 zhǒng every kind of; all kinds of; various kinds
    多种 duō zhǒng many kinds of; multiple; diverse; multi-
    品种 pǐn zhǒng breed; variety; Classifiers:
    种种 zhǒng zhǒng all kinds of
    种子 zhǒng zi seed; Classifiers:
    More: 种* | *种 | *种*
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