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Zdic 漢典[]

© 2004-2013, is the most comprehensive free online Chinese-Chinese dictionary, containing detailed definitions and a wide variety of lexical data (character stroke animations, radicals and subcomponents, Mandarin putonghuapronunciations with sound files, variant graphic forms, encoding data and input sequences) for virtually every Chinese graph in Unicode CJK character set.  Entries from the classical Kangxi zi dianShuo wen jie zi andSong ben guang yun dictionaries are provided, as well as sample paleographic forms, pronunciations in various dialects and single-word English translations for each graph.

Entries are in simplified Chinese, though the search function accepts a wide variety of graphic forms.



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