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適 means 'suitable'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 908   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-19    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 33    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 96 words   Used in 176 words   Used in 13 names   Component in 3 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   テキ
Kun    かな suitable, occasional, rare, qualified, capable
⿺   () move   old trader  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 適 is used 11 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 適 is used 167 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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テキ : 152 words FIND ALL
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applying (e.g. a technology); adoption
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テキ (read as てっ) : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
eligibility
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かな : 14 words FIND ALL
Most common form: 叶わぬ夢
expression, noun
impossible dream
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Henshall: 778 (originally: 755)  Joy o' Kanji : 755  Key to Kanji: 774 

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テキ    suitable   
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old trader
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ショウ   trader   あきな to trade, deal in   
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リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
bright   
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wide
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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legs
コ   ふる old   -ふる to grow old   
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ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
stick   
move
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