状 means 'condition'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 299   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-7    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 21    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 23 words   Used in 526 words   Used in 31 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
⿰   () left side   dog  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 状 is used 7 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 状 is used 519 times, read 1 way.
ジョウ : 519 words FIND ALL
state of affairs (around you); situation; circumstances
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An additional 7 less common words include 状 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 739 (originally: 717)  Joy o' Kanji : 717  Key to Kanji: 555 

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ジョウ    condition, circumstances   
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ケン   いぬ dog   
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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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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
left side   じょう    しょう    
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