cái
v. to cut (paper, cloth) into parts; to reduce; to determine, judge; to select and plan
Other meanings
[cái]   char. form or type of writing
    clothes

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.
EXAMPLES
cái pàn
n./v. judgment, judge, referee, umpire; to make judgments
cái feng
n. tailor
cái jué
v./adj. make a ruling, judge, decide; ruling
bié chū xīn cái
phr. display originality, adopt an original approach
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zhè jiàn dà yī jiǎn cái de hǎo zuò de yé hǎo
phr. The coat was well cut and well made.
cái duó
v. to consider and decide
cái rén
phr. to lay off employees