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殳 means 'lance shaft'

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Strokes : 4    Radical number: 79    Usefulness: 7    Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 1 word   Used in 2 words   Used in 1 name   Component in 97 kanji (18 Jōyō)
Hyōgaiji (表外字)
On    シュ
Kun    また   ほこ
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⿱   table   again  
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noun
kanji radical 79 at right
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lance shaft   
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キ    table   
また again   
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