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投 means 'throw'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 438   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-11    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 24    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 145 words   Used in 338 words   Used in 58 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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   トウ
Kun
   げる to throw (something)
Kun    とうじる to cast (a vote), to invest, to throw   -な
⿰   () hand   lance shaft  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 投 is used 11 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 投 is used 330 times, read 2 ways.
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investment
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ichidan verb, transitive verb
1. to throw; to cast away
2. to face defeat; to give up
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Henshall: 378 (originally: 357)  Joy o' Kanji : 357  Key to Kanji: 798 

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トウ   なげる to throw (something)   
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lance shaft   
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キ    table   
また again   
hand
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