増強

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぞう
Grade: 5
きょう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

増強 (hiragana ぞうきょう, romaji zōkyō)

  1. strengthening, augmentation
    中国 (ちゅうごく)軍事増強 (ぐんじぞうきょう)周辺国 (しゅうへんこく)にとって脅威 (きょうい)だ。
    chūgoku no gunji zōkyō wa shūhenkoku ni totte kyōi da.
    The Chinese military build-up is a threat to neighboring countries.

Verb[edit]

増強 + する (hiragana ぞうきょうする, romaji zōkyō suru)

  1. reinforce (to strengthen by addition), increase

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.