兆 means 'sign'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 1325   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-18    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 51    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 5 words   Used in 20 words   Used in 57 names   Component in 27 kanji (5 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   きざ sign, indication   きざ to show signs (of)
⿻   legs   () water  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 兆 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 兆 is used 18 times, read 2 ways.
チョウ : 15 words FIND ALL
1. 10^12; 1,000,000,000,000; trillion
2. sign; omen; indication; portent  (see also: 兆し)
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きざ : 3 words FIND ALL
Most common form: 萌し
signs; omen; symptoms
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An additional 2 less common words include 兆 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 573 (originally: 939)  Joy o' Kanji : 939  Key to Kanji: 746 

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チョウ   きざ sign, indication   きざ to show signs (of)   
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スイ   みず water   
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