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tiáo
char./m. twig; order; item, article; (measure word) for sth that can be listed item by item (e.g. in official documents)
Other meanings
[tiáo]   n./m. long and narrow piece; stripe; measure word for long and thin things (trousers, road..., dogs), for people
    go (for )
    tree (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
tiáo yuē
n. convention, treaty, pact
广​。
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diàn tái méi yóu guǎng bō zhè tiáo xīn wén .
phr. The radio station didn't broadcast the news.
tiáo lì
n. regulation, rule, ordinance
tiáo lǐ
n. proper arrangement, orderliness
dì yī tiáo dì èr kuǎn de guī dìng
n. provisions of Article 1, Item 2 (in legal documents)
tiáo mù
n. clauses and sub-clauses, (dictionary) entry
tóu tiáo
n. lead story (on the news)
yǒu tiáo bù wěn
idiom. regular and thorough, methodically arranged
zhī tiáo
n. twig, branch, stem