jiǎn
n. cocoon; callus (same as )
    (lit) grass (for )
    silk (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.
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jiǎn zi
n. callus
fù jiǎn zhèng
n. (Med.) abdominal cocoon
zuò jiǎn zì fù
idiom. to spin a cocoon around oneself -- to be caught in one's own trap
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yòu chóng tǔ sī jié jiǎn
phr. Larvae spin silken cocoons.