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16 Strokes.

212. 龍 lung 2 the dragon tribe.

213. 龜 kuei 1 the tortoise, turtle, etc.

17 Strokes.

214. 龠 yo 4 flutes, pipes, etc.

The characters ia the foregoing table marked with an asterisk () are, some generally, some always, modified when employed as radicals of other characters. In the following are given the modifications recognised in the great Chinese lexicon of K'ANG Hsi. There are a few others allowed in manuscript, which will be acquired without great difficulty. A 4 fo T* ) H * % P B X

This modified form of i is written on the right of the phonetic, e.g., 

1 This modified form of fou 3 is written on the left of the phonetic, e.g.,