代償

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Chinese[edit]

 
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
to compensate; pay back; to recompense
trad. (代償)
simp. (代偿)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

代償

  1. to repay a debt or obligation (in place of someone else)
  2. (medicine) to compensate for a diseased organ

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

Noun[edit]

代償 ‎(hiragana だいしょう, romaji daishō)

  1. sacrifice, price
     (たか)代償 (だいしょう) (はら)った
    takai daishō o haratta.
    We paid a high price for it.
  2. compensation