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  1. 拧 is the 3172nd most frequent character.
  2. has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 2 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (hand), (roof), (one), (hook)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. ning2 - to pinch/wring
  2. ning3 - mistake/to twist
  3. ning4 - stubborn

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 拧 (ning2): The component 宁 is pronounced as 'ning2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 拧 (ning3): The component 宁 is pronounced as 'ning2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  3. Pronunciation clue for 拧 (ning4): The component 宁 is pronounced as 'ning2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

拧开 (擰開)

Medium Frequency

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Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.