維持

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

維持 (hiragana いじ, romaji iji)

  1. maintenance

Verb[edit]

維持 + する (transitive, hiragana いじする, romaji iji suru)

  1. maintain, keep
    • '2011, NHK:
      ハードスケジュールのなか、コンディションを維持 (いじ)し、ホームランを () (つづ)けることは大変 (たいへん)なことです。
      hādosukejūru no naka, kondishon o iji shi, hōmuran o uchitsuzukeru koto wa taihen na koto desu.
      It's a difficult thing to maintain a hard schedule, maintain my condition, and be able to keep hitting home runs.

Conjugation[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 维持
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wéichí
Zhuyin ㄨㄟˊ ㄔˊ
IPA (key) /u̯eɪ̯³⁵ ʈ͡ʂʰʐ̩³⁵/
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Verb[edit]

維持 (traditional, Pinyin wéichí, simplified 维持)

  1. to maintain; to keep

Derived terms[edit]