患 means 'suffer'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 1036   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-13    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 47    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 12 words   Used in 82 words   Used in 9 names   Component in 3 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   わずら to suffer (from), to be ill
Name    くろ
⿱   skewer   heart  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 患 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 患 is used 77 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
カン : 69 words FIND ALL
(a) patient
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わずら : 7 words FIND ALL
0 3
'u' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to be ill; to suffer from  (esp. 患う)
2. to worry about; to be concerned about  (esp. 煩う)
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くろ: 1 word. FIND ALL
3 0
soapberry (tree, Sapindus mukorossi)  (often written with kana only)
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An additional 7 less common words include 患 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1101  Joy o' Kanji : 1101  Key to Kanji:

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カン   わずら to suffer (from), to be ill   
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くし a skewer   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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シン   こころ heart   
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