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consider; think over
on: KOU
kun: kanga-eru kanga-e
names: taka
strokes: 6
radical: 老, 老,⺹ (no. 125)
to check; to verify; to test; to examine; to take an exam; to take an entrance exam for; deceased father;
pinyin: kǎo
strokes: 6
radical: 老, 老,⺹ (no. 125)

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Morohashi: 28843 9.0157
Item no. in Henshall: 117
SKIP code: 3-4-2
Four corner code: 4420.7
Korean reading: go
Unihan English meanings (for Chinese):
examine, test; investigate
Unihan on: KOU
Unihan kun: KANGAERU KANGAE
Unihan pinyin: kǎo
Unihan kSemanticVariants: , [kMatthews]
Unihan kZVariant:
U+8003
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