連鎖

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Chinese[edit]

 
(surname); even; as; join; to link; successively
to lock up; to lock
trad. (連鎖)
simp. (连锁)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

連鎖

  1. chain, linked

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

連鎖

  1. chain
  2. concatenation, linking

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: 4

Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese compound 連鎖 (ljen swaX, literally connect in a row + chain). Compare modern Mandarin reading 'liánsuǒ.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

連鎖 (hiragana れんさ, romaji rensa)

  1. a chain; a connection of things to one another
  2. genetic linkage

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

連鎖 + する (intransitive, hiragana れんさする, romaji rensa suru)

  1. to be linked

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan