zhǔn
char. standard, criteria; (used as a prefix) in some way, partly
Other meanings
[zhǔn]   v./prep. to allow, to permit, to grant; according to, following
[zhǔn]   adj./adv./n. accurate, exact; certain, sure, definite; definitely, surely; certainty
    ice (for )
    water (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.
EXAMPLES
biāo zhǔn
n. standard, criterion
zhǔn zé
n. norm, criterion
jī zhǔn
n. norm, standard, standard of reference, base point, base line, benchmark, reference frame, criterion
zhǔn shéng
n. yardstick; criterion, standard
zhǔn mā ma
n. would-be-mother, mother-to-be