zuǒ
n./adj. left, the left side; (geography) east; inferior position; neighbor; unorthodox; incorrect; opposite; revolutionary
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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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zuǒ bian
n. on the left
zuó shǒu
n. left hand, left side
zuǒ àn
n. left bank
zuó guǎi
v. turn left
zuǒ qīng
adj. left-leaning, progressive
zuǒ lín yòu shè
phr. next door neighbours
páng mén zuǒ dào
idiom. unorthodox ways
yì jiàn xiāng zuǒ
phr. be divided in opinion
zuǒ qiān
v. (lit.) demote, downgrade