消化

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: 3

Etymology[edit]

From (shō, extinguish) + (ka, change into)

Noun[edit]

消化 (hiragana しょうか, romaji shōka)

  1. digestion
  2. assimilation
  3. consumption

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

消化 + する (hiragana しょうかする, romaji shōka suru)

  1. digest

Conjugation[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiāohuà
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄠ ㄏㄨㄚˋ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ɑʊ̯⁵⁵ xu̯a̠⁵¹/
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Noun[edit]

消化 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiāohuà)

  1. digestion

Verb[edit]

消化 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiāohuà)

  1. to digest