乾燥

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
そう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

乾燥 (hiragana かんそう, romaji kansō)

  1. aridity, dehydration, desiccation

Verb[edit]

乾燥 + する (hiragana かんそうする, romaji kansō suru)

  1. dry, dehydrate, desiccate

Conjugation[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 干燥
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gānzào
Zhuyin ㄍㄢ ㄗㄠˋ
IPA (key) /ka̠n⁵⁵ t͡sɑʊ̯⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

乾燥 (traditional, Pinyin gānzào, simplified 干燥)

  1. Dry, as in arid.
  2. Dry, as in uninteresting, dull.