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According to 六書 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_character_classification) There are two kinds of this 1. 轉注： Basically this mean the multiple characters may map in the same mapping if 1) They are in same radical (category). 2) They sound similar Example: 老 (old) 考 (Originally meant old; deconstructed as 耂 derivative (老字头) of 老 lǎo "old" + 丂 qiǎo ...
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