jiē
v. to pick up, to meet, to welcome; to catch, to get hold of
Other meanings
[jiē]   v. receive; answer (the phone)
[jiē]   v. to connect; to come into contact with, come close to
    hand
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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
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wǒ zài jī chǎng yù dào le tā , tā shì lái jiē rén de .
phr. I ran into him at the airport when he was receiving someone.
jiē zhù
phr. catch (sth and it stops, indicating steadiness)
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wǒ kāi chē jiē tā
phr. I will drive a car and pick her up.; I will pick her up by driving.
jiē qiú shǒu
phr. catcher (in baseball or softball)