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zhèn
char. calm, quiet; to daunt, to deter; to suppress; to guard; garrison post or town
Other meanings
[zhèn]   v./n. to apply weight to; to cool with ice or in cold water; town, township; trading center
    metal (on the left side) (for )
    metal (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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zhèn dìng
adj. calm, unperturbed
zhèn jìng
adj. calm, composed, sedate
zhèn yā
v. suppress, repress, put down
zhèn shǒu
v. guard (a strategically important place), garrison
zhòng zhèn
n. strategic town
zhèn fǎn
v. to suppress the counter-revolutionaries