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拡 means 'broaden'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1061   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-11    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 66 words   Used in 115 words   Used in 39 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   カク
On    コウ
Kun    ひろげる to broaden, to expand   ひろがる   ひろめる
⿰   () hand   broad  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 拡 is used 4 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 拡 is used 110 times, read 2 ways.
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カク : 103 words FIND ALL
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magnification; enlargement; expansion; amplification
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ひろげる : 7 words FIND ALL
to cut and enlarge
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Henshall: 835 (originally: 820)  Joy o' Kanji : 820  Key to Kanji: 114 

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カク    broaden   
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コウ   ひろ broad   ひろがる    ひろまる to be wide open, spread out   ひろげる    ひろめる to open wide   
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ム   private
广
stony cliff
hand
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