仮 means 'temporary'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 1079   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 5    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 234 words   Used in 285 words   Used in 99 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   カ   ケ
   かり temporary, provisional, tentative
⿰   () man   anti  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 仮 is used 11 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 仮 is used 273 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
カ : 168 words FIND ALL
assumption; supposition; hypothesis
カ (read as が) : 16 words FIND ALL
hiragana; cursive Japanese syllabary used primarily for native Japanese words (esp. function words, inflections, etc.)  (see also: 片仮名; often written with kana only)
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ケ : 10 words FIND ALL
feigned illness
かり : 79 words FIND ALL
temporarily; provisionally; for example; for argument's sake
Henshall: 656 (originally: 625)  Joy o' Kanji : 625  Key to Kanji: 73 

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カ   ケ   かり temporary, provisional, tentative   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
ハン   ホン   タン    anti-   そらす to bend, to warp   そ to be warped, curved   
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