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shǒu
radical. hand
Other meanings
[shǒu]   n./m. hand; (for skill or proficiency), (first, second, third) hand, (smallest tradable stock) unit
[shǒu]   char. hold in one's hand; handy; by hand or personally; means; person good at sth or in a certain profession
    hand
 n/a 
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
v. hold, take; capture; have a firm grasp of; pretend; receive; drive sb into a corner
zhǎng
n. palm; bottom of certain animals' feet; shoe sole; horseshoe
pān
v. climb; pull down using hands; seek connections in high places; involve
quán
n./v. fist; Chinese boxing; to curl, to bend