淘汰

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Chinese[edit]

 
cleanse; eliminate; to clean out; to wash
to discard; to eliminate; too
simp. and trad.
(淘汰)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

淘汰

  1. to eliminate; to weed out; to knock out

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Hyōgaiji

Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

wash in sieve + scour

Noun[edit]

淘汰 (hiragana とうた, romaji tōta)

  1. selection, culling out, weeding out

Compounds[edit]

Verb[edit]

淘汰 + する (hiragana とうたする, romaji tōta suru)

  1. cull out, weed out

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References[edit]

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