用 means 'to use'

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Strokes : 5    Radical number: 101    Frequency: 83   JLPT: N4    Ring: 3    Set: 2    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 7    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 84 words   Used in 996 words   Used in 591 names   Component in 36 kanji (16 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   もちいる to use
Name    たから
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 用 is used 56 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 用 is used 966 times, read 2 ways.
ヨウ : 959 words FIND ALL
preparation; arrangements; provision; getting ready; laying out (e.g. a meal)
もちいる : 7 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, transitive verb
to use; to make use of; to utilize; to utilise
Henshall: 235 (originally: 215)  Joy o' Kanji : 215  Key to Kanji: 1039 

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ヨウ   もちいる to use   
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