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There are two main styles of writing Chinese characters,
A variant of traditional Chinese forms is 188.8.131.52. Edomoji (江戸文字), Japanese calligraphic forms created during the Edo period (see 12.6.1. Complete list of Japanese eras).
Thanks to Jeff Schrepfer, Kouji Ueshiba, and seto-san for help with this entry.
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