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chū
adj. first (in order), primary
Other meanings
[chū]   n./adj. beginning; beginning, starting
[chū]   adv. for the first time
[chū]   char. original
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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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bù gǎn dāng ,nín guò jiǎng le ,wǒ de hàn yú zhǐ shì chū jí shuǐ píng .
phr. I don't deserve it, you praise me too much, my Chinese is still elementary.
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nǐ duì běi jīng de zuì chū yìn xiàng rú hé
phr. What is your first impression of Beijing?
chū yī
n. the first day of a month (in lunar calendar); first year of junior high school