So I came across a kanji I can't seem to find in any online dictionary. It's basically the following two characters stuck together 眞頁 (I'm reading a physical book, so can't copy paste it), and is followed by 末. After trawling through jisho, the closest I've found is 顛末, which would make sense in context, but definitely isn't the same.


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Your guess seems to be right. is considered to be an 異体字 (variant form) for 顛. There is no difference in meaning.

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    Compare: 真⇔眞, 慎⇔愼, 鎮⇔鎭, 填⇔塡, 槙⇔槇, 鷏⇔鷆, 顛⇔顚
    – user1478
    Dec 1, 2014 at 17:16
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    In addition, there's a bit complicated matter that the official orthography standard that has purged 眞/愼 in favor of 真/慎, in turn gives preference to 顚 over 顛 for printing. Dec 1, 2014 at 18:21

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