コンセント

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A clipping of コンセントリック (konsentorikku), from English concentric, perhaps from English concentric plug

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Tokyo) ンセント [kóꜜǹsèǹtò] (Atamadaka – [1])
  • (Tokyo) ンセント [kòńséꜜǹtò] (Nakadaka – [3])
  • IPA(key): [kõ̞ɰ̃sẽ̞nto̞]

Noun[edit]

コンセント (rōmaji konsento)

  1. an outlet (wall-mounted socket)