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to control, to command,
to have in hand, to grasp, to master, to know well
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掌握 ( zhangwo / zhăngwò ) is composed of these characters:
The traditional Chinese characters of zhăngwò are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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palm | to have charge of
掌握 ( zhangwo / zhăngwò ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 685)
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Version 5.26 / Last updated: 2020-02-11