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捻 means 'twist'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 2389   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-45    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 24 words   Used in 47 words   Used in 10 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ネン
On    ジョウ
Kun    ひね to twist, to wrench   ねじる to screw, to twist   ひねくる
⿰   () hand   idea  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 捻 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 捻 is used 39 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
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ネン : 7 words FIND ALL
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sprain
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ひね : 19 words FIND ALL
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ichidan verb, intransitive verb
to be contrary; to be uncooperative; to be rebellious  (often written with kana only)
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じる : 12 words FIND ALL
noun
thumbscrew  (often written with kana only)
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ひね (read as びね) : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
forming by hand (instead of using a potter's wheel, etc.); handwork
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2091  Key to Kanji:

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ネン    twist   
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ネン    idea, thought   
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コン   キン   いま now   
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assembly, gathering   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
katakana fu   
シン   こころ heart   
hand
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