打 means 'strike'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 345   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-9    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 22    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 217 words   Used in 418 words   Used in 345 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   to strike
On    ダアス
Kun   ち-   ぶ
Name    うち
⿰   () hand   block  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 打 is used 23 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 打 is used 400 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
ダ : 92 words FIND ALL
1. blow; shock; strike; damage
2. batting  (baseball term)
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: 229 words FIND ALL
Most common form: うつ
'tsu' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to hit; to strike; to knock; to beat; to punch; to slap; to tap; to bang; to clap; to pound  (also written as 拍つ, 搏つ, 撲つ, 擣つ)
2. to strike (noon, etc.); to sound (cymbals, etc.); to beat (a drum, etc.)
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3 0
'mu' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to throw; to toss; to cast
2. to hit; to strike; to smash; to hammer in; to drive in
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うち: 29 words. FIND ALL
setting on fire; setting afire
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An additional 19 less common words include 打 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 355 (originally: 335)  Joy o' Kanji : 335  Key to Kanji: 693 

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ダ   う to strike   
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チョウ   テイ    a (city) block; counter for long/narrow things, blocks of tofu   
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