Meaning of 稙

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Pinyin: zhí
English Definition: early-planted crop
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (grain) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] cereal, grain, rice; plant, stalk
    • [ zhí ] straight, vertical; candid, direct, frank
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Example Words
足利义稙 zhí Ashikaga Yoshitane (1466-1523), Japanese Muromachi shogun 1490-93
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Example Sentences
This strategy was first popularized early in the 20th century, when older men occasionally submitted to the grafting of testicles from goats or monkeys or received injections of macerated testicles.