正 means 'correct'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 135   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Challenge set: 3    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 9    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 324 words   Used in 581 words   Used in 3137 names   Component in 9 kanji (5 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   セイ   ショウ
   ただしい correct   ただ to correct   まさ precise, exact
Kun    まさ
Name    おお   くに   ま   まさし   ただし
⿱   one   stop  
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 roll of cloth; bolt of cloth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 正 is used 29 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 正 is used 574 times, read 4 ways (with 1 variation).
セイ : 411 words FIND ALL
due form; official; formality
ショウ : 130 words FIND ALL
adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
noon; mid-day
ショウ (read as じょう) : 6 words FIND ALL
まさ : 7 words FIND ALL
1. exactly; surely; certainly  (esp. 正に when in kanji; often written with kana only)
2. right then; just then; at that moment  (often written with kana only)
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ただしい : 20 words FIND ALL
1. right; correct
2. proper; righteous; just; honest; truthful; lawful
Henshall: 79 (originally: 41)  Joy o' Kanji : 41  Key to Kanji: 599 

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セイ   ショウ   ただしい correct   ただ to correct   まさ precise, exact   
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シ   とめる to stop   とまる to stop   
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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