adj. dorky, unsophisticated, unfashionable; local, indigenous; unrefined; homemade
Other meanings
[tǔ]   n. soil, earth, land; territory
[tǔ]   radical. earth
[tǔ]   n. (TCM) earth
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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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láo tǔ
adj. old-fashioned
tú chǎn
adj. local product, native product
tǔ zhù
n. original inhabitants, aboriginals
tú yǔ
n. local dialect
tǔ zhì
phr. to manufacture locally; to make at home