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測 means 'measure'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 958   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-11    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 45    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 38 words   Used in 135 words   Used in 90 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ソク
Kun
   はか measure
⿰   () water   rule  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 測 is used 7 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 測 is used 133 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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measurement
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ソク (read as そっ) : 6 words FIND ALL
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noun
weather measurement station
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'ru' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to measure; to weigh; to survey; to time (sound, gauge, estimate)
2. to conjecture; to infer; to surmise
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Henshall: 765 (originally: 743)  Joy o' Kanji : 743  Key to Kanji: 678 

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ソク   はか measure   
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ソク    rule   
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かい shellfish   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
トウ   かたな sword   
スイ   みず water   
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