査 means 'investigate'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 411   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-2    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 36    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 13 words   Used in 328 words   Used in 52 names   Component in 5 kanji (0 Jōyō)
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⿱   tree   and another  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 査 is used 8 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 査 is used 322 times, read 1 way (with 1 variation).
サ : 321 words FIND ALL
investigation; examination; inquiry; enquiry; survey
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サ (read as ざ) : 1 word FIND ALL
Most common form: サンザシ
Japanese hawthorn (Crataegus cuneata); may; quickthorn; whitethorn  (often written with kana only)
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An additional 6 less common words include 査 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 705 (originally: 678)  Joy o' Kanji : 678  Key to Kanji: 361 

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サ    investigation   
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and another, moreover   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
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 person   
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