堤防

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

堤防

  1. dike; embankment; levee

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てい
Grade: S
ぼう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

堤防 (hiragana ていぼう, romaji teibō)

  1. a levee, an embankment along a body of water, a dike
    • 1949, 豊島与志雄, 男ぎらい:
       (ちい)さな (みち) ()き、 (すこ)しく (あが)ると、 (かわ)堤防 (ていぼう) (うえ) ()ます。
      chīsana michi o iki, sukoshiku agaru to, kawa no teibō no ue ni demasu.
      If you go down the narrow path and go up a little, you'll get to the top of the river embankment.

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