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yìn
adj./v. damp and chilly; (of trees) to shelter; (of an emperor) to confer honors on one's descendants because of one's meritorious service
Other meanings
[yīn]   n. shade of a tree
    (lit) grass (for )
    (only for traditional) grass (for )

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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yìn liáng
adj. shady and cool
fēng qī yìn zǐ
idiom. (in ancient China) to grant title to one's wives and children for his meritorious service
yìn bì
v. to cover by foliage; to protect, to patronize