zhì to install; to place; to put

Made up of [ wǎng net radical 122, zhí straight; to straighten; fair and reasonable ]

Note

Zhi (straight) is the phonetic underneath the 'net' radical, can be remembered as straightening out nets
Number of strokes 13

Related characters


Using wǎng : shǔ (office)
Using zhí : zhēn (really) zhí (value) zhí (to plant)

Sounds same

zhì (aspiration) zhì (to arrive) zhì (to rule) zhì (to send)

Different tone

zhī (prop up) zhī (one) zhī (him) zhī (to know) zhī (to support) zhī (branch) zhí (straight) zhí (value) zhí (to plant) zhǐ (paper) zhǐ (to stop) zhǐ (walk slowly)

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nìng better; rather


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