zhōng
n. clock; bell; time (used in stating hours or minutes)
Other meanings
[zhōng]   n. small cup with no handles (old variant of 盅); Zhong (Chinese family name)
[zhōng]   char. concentrate one's affections, etc.
    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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mā ma měi tiān jiú diǎn zhōng shàng bān .
phr. Mom goes to work at 9 o'clock every day.
nào zhōng
n. alarm clock
zhōng lóu
n. bell tower, clock tower; Zhonglou (district of Changzhou city); Bell Tower (historic attraction in Xian, Beijing, etc.)
shí zhōng
n. clock
jí diǎn zhōng
phr. what time
zhōng zhào
n. (Braudel's) bell jar