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jiǎ
char. if; suppose, assume, presume; to borrow
Other meanings
[jiǎ]   adj. fake; artificial
[jià]   n. holiday; leave of absence
    person, man
 n/a 
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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jiǎ rú
conj. if
jiǎ ruò
conj. if, on the condition
jiǎ dìng
v./n. to suppose, to assume; assumption
jiǎ shè
v./n. to assume, to hypothesize; assumption, hypothesis
hú jiá hǔ wēi
idiom. the fox assuming the majesty of the tiger -- borrowing power to do evil