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区 means 'ward'

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Strokes : 4    Frequency: 541   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-3    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 37    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 59 words   Used in 192 words   Used in 772 names   Component in 11 kanji (4 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ク
On    オウ   コウ
Simplified from .
⿷   side open box   () crossed swords  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 区 is used 12 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 区 is used 191 times, read 1 way.
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distinction; differentiation; classification
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Henshall: 282 (originally: 465)  Joy o' Kanji : 465  Key to Kanji: 236 

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ク    ward   
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crossed swords
side open box
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