地 means 'ground'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 36   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-2    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 6    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 495 words   Used in 1328 words   Used in 5739 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   チ   ジ
Name    どま
⿰   ground; earth   to be  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 地 is used 65 times, read 2 ways. 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 地 is used 1260 times, read 2 ways. 3 words use a non-standard reading.
チ : 951 words FIND ALL
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ジ : 306 words FIND ALL
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Part of a non-standard reading: 3 words. FIND ALL
1. feeling; sensation; mood
2. sensation of doing (usu. after -masu stem of verb)  (read as ごこち)
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An additional 69 less common words include 地 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 184 (originally: 167)  Joy o' Kanji : 167  Key to Kanji: 726 

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チ   ジ    ground   
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ヤ   to be
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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