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枠 means 'framework'

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Note: this kanji is a 'kokuji' (created in Japan)
Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1584   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 12    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 10 words   Used in 38 words   Used in 12 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
Kun
   わく framework
From spiderwebs to decorative borders on paper, a 枠 surrounds whatever is important. It also supplies support, as in a six-legged torii or in structures reinforcing fences, hedges, and even shorelines. Enjoy photos of gleaming wooden frames around openings in a traditional Japanese house. Also learn to use 枠 abstractly in reference to frameworks, allocated amounts, and quotas.
This is a synopsis of Joy o' Kanji's in-depth essay on 枠
⿰   tree   nine out of ten  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 枠 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 枠 is used 37 times, read 1 way.
わく : 37 words FIND ALL
noun, noun (suffix)
1. frame; framework
2. border; box
(click the word to view an additional 1 meaning and 2 forms)
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Henshall: 1943  Joy o' Kanji : 1943  Key to Kanji:

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わく framework   
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nine out of ten
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ク   キュウ   ここの nine   
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ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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stick   
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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