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芯 means 'core'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 2123   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-41    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 6 words   Used in 24 words   Used in 8 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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Exercise your core muscles! This essay shows how one kanji can represent everything from apple cores, candle wicks, metal staples, and pencil lead to the soft innards of a quilt and (ideally) harder core muscles. Learn to say, “I’m chilled to the core.” Find out how to talk about the dead center of a baseball bat and taking a “bite” out of a golf ball. Also discover a connection to female orgasm!
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 芯 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 芯 is used 23 times, read 1 way.
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Most common form: しん
noun
1. wick; marrow; staple (for stapler); (pencil) lead; stuffing; pith
2. core; heart; centre; center  (see also: )
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An additional 1 less common words include 芯 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2036  Key to Kanji:

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シン    core   
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シン   こころ heart   
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