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àn
v./prep. to press, to push down, to restrain; according to
Other meanings
[àn]   char. (of an editor or author) to add notes, to make comments; (lit.) to check, to refer to
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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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àn qī
adv. on schedule, on time
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sī jī àn le yí xià lǎ ba .
phr. The driver gave a blast on his horn.
àn shí shàng bān
phr. go to work on time
àn shuō
adv. normally, ordinarily, according to the fact
àn xù
adv. in sequence, according to the order
àn nà
v. restrain, control
àn yuè
adv. monthly, by month
àn zhōu
adj. weekly, by week
àn rì
adv. daily, by day
àn mó shī
n. massagist, masseur
àn zhù
phr. press on firmly, pin (sth so it's fixed to a place)
àn zhe
prep. (spoken Chinese) according to, on the basis of, in the way of
àn jì
phr. on the basis of every three months, quarterly
àn yuán lái de jì huà
phr. according to the original plan