variant of 稱|称, to weigh

steelyard; Roman balance

strokes 10
strokes after radical 5
磅秤 磅秤 bang4 cheng4
scale; platform balance

秤锤 秤錘 cheng4 chui2
steelyard weights

秤杆 秤桿 cheng4 gan3
the beam of a steelyard; a balance arm

秤钩 秤鉤 cheng4 gou1
steelyard hook

秤盘 秤槃 cheng4 pan2
the tray or pan of a steelyard

秤坨 秤坨 cheng4 tuo2
variant of 秤砣

秤砣 秤砣 cheng4 tuo2
steelyard weight; standard weight

秤砣虽小压千斤 秤砣雖小壓千斤 cheng4 tuo2 sui1 xiao3 ya1 qian1 jin1
although small, a steelyard weight may tip a hundred pounds (idiom); apparently insignificant details can have a large impact; for want of a nail the battle was lost

掉秤 掉秤 diao4 cheng4
to lose weight (of cattle)

杆秤 桿秤 gan3 cheng4
a steelyard (a type of balance)

盘秤 盤秤 pan2 cheng4
balance consisting of steelyard with a pan

折秤 折秤 she2 cheng4
discrepancy in weight

弹簧秤 彈簧秤 tan2 huang2 cheng4
spring balance

天秤 天秤 tian1 cheng4
balance scale; Taiwan pr.

天秤座 天秤座 tian1 cheng4 zuo4
Libra (constellation and sign of the zodiac)