詳 means 'detailed'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 1170   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-13    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 27 words   Used in 31 words   Used in 21 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   くわしい detailed
Kun    つまびらか
Name    よし
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Through this essay you'll learn how to ask in Japanese for further details, say that an artist is unknown, and mention that Apple sued several unidentified individuals. You'll also be able to say, "It's natural that he knows a lot about Miles Davis," "Are you familiar with this area?" and "The prime minister elaborated on the financial crisis." With these details (詳), you'll know 詳 well (詳しい)!
⿰   say; word   sheep  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 詳 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 詳 is used 31 times, read 3 ways.
ショウ : 26 words FIND ALL
detail; particulars
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くわしい : 3 words FIND ALL
1. detailed; full; accurate
2. knowing very well; well-acquainted; well-informed  (opposite: 疎い)
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つまびらか : 2 words FIND ALL
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Henshall: 1409  Joy o' Kanji : 1409  Key to Kanji:

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ショウ   くわしい detailed   
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ヨウ   ひつじ sheep   
ゲン   ゴン   say; word   こと word, saying   い to say   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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