撤 means 'withdraw'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 1663   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-28    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 7 words   Used in 16 words   Used in 3 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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See how Shigeru Mizuki discussed retreating troops in his manga about the war. Learn the Japanese for retracting words and reversing decisions. Find out what to write when leaving online arguments in Japanese and how to say, “We decided to withdraw from the restaurant business,” “She advocated equal rights for women,” and “The posters were immediately removed from the wall.”
⿰   () hand  ⿰   grow up   strike  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 撤 is used 4 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 撤 is used 16 times, read 1 way.
テツ (read as てっ) : 16 words FIND ALL
evacuation; withdrawal; revocation; repeal; retreat
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Henshall: 1630  Joy o' Kanji : 1630  Key to Kanji:

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テツ    withdraw, remove   
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イク   そだ to grow up   そだてる    はぐく to raise, to rear   
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private lidded
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ム   private
ガツ   ゲツ   つき month; moon   
ぼく strike   
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