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  1. 赶 is the 906th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 26 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (run), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - to catch up/to overtake/to hurry/to rush/to drive away

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 赶 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

 ()
赶快 (趕快)
赶紧 (趕緊)

Medium Frequency

赶上 (趕上)
赶到 (趕到)
赶走 (趕走)

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  1. 趕 is the 906th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 26 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (run), (sun/day), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - to catch up/to overtake/to hurry/to rush/to drive away

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 趕 (gan3): The component 旱 is pronounced as 'han4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 趕 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

 ()
赶快 (趕快)
赶紧 (趕緊)

Medium Frequency

赶上 (趕上)
赶到 (趕到)
赶走 (趕走)

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  1. 杆 is the 2008th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 29 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (tree), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - stick/pole/lever/classifier for long objects such as guns

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 杆 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

 ()
栏杆 (欄杆)
铁杆 (鐵桿)
电线杆 (電線桿)

Medium Frequency

套马杆 (套馬桿)
拉杆 
推杆 (推桿)
挥杆 (揮桿)
摇杆 (搖桿)
旗杆 
杆子 (桿子)
桅杆 
杆秤 (桿秤)
杆菌 (桿菌)
枪杆子 (槍桿子)
杠杆 (槓桿)
标杆 (標杆)
立杆见影 (立杆見影)
笔杆 (筆桿)
肉毒杆菌 (肉毒桿菌)
电杆 (電桿)

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  1. 桿 is the 2008th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 22 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (tree), (sun/day), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - stick/pole/lever/classifier for long objects such as guns

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 桿 (gan3): The component 旱 is pronounced as 'han4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 桿 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

 ()
铁杆 (鐵桿)
电线杆 (電線桿)

Medium Frequency

套马杆 (套馬桿)
推杆 (推桿)
挥杆 (揮桿)
摇杆 (搖桿)
杆子 (桿子)
杆秤 (桿秤)
杆菌 (桿菌)
枪杆子 (槍桿子)
杠杆 (槓桿)
笔杆 (筆桿)
肉毒杆菌 (肉毒桿菌)
电杆 (電桿)

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  1. 肝 is the 1758th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 14 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (moon), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan1 - liver/CL:頁|页[ye4],個|个[ge4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 肝 (gan1): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

心肝 
肝脏 (肝臟)

Medium Frequency

乙肝 
 
肝火 
肝炎 
肝病 
肝癌 
肝硬化 
肝胆相照 (肝膽相照)
脂肪肝 
鱼肝油 (魚肝油)
鹅肝 (鵝肝)

竿

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  1. 竿 is the 2928th most frequent character.
  2. 竿 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 竿 appears as a character in 8 words.
  4. 竿 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
竿 => ,
Radical :
竿 => (bamboo), (dry)
Graphical :
竿 => , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan1 - pole

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 竿 (gan1): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

立竿见影 (立竿見影)
竿子 

Medium Frequency

标竿 (標竿)
竿 
竿头 (竿頭)
钓竿 (釣竿)
鱼竿 (魚竿)

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Meta:

  1. 秆 is the 4121st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 2 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (grain), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - stalks of grain

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 秆 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

秸秆 (秸稈)

Medium Frequency

 ()

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  1. 稈 is the 4121st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 2 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (grain), (sun/day), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - stalks of grain

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 稈 (gan3): The component 旱 is pronounced as 'han4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 稈 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

秸秆 (秸稈)

Medium Frequency

 ()

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  1. 擀 is the 5412th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 1 word.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (hand), (ten), (sun/day), (ten), (human), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan3 - to roll (dough etc)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 擀 (gan3): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

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  1. 矸 is the 4965th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 1 word.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (stone), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , 丿, , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan1 - a rock or cliff

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 矸 (gan1): The component 石 is pronounced as 'dan4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 矸 (gan1): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

煤矸石 

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  1. 筸 is the 6565th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 0 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (bamboo), (sun/day), (dry)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gan1 - name of a place in Henan

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 筸 (gan1): The component 旱 is pronounced as 'han4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 筸 (gan1): The component 干 is pronounced as 'gan4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

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.
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