保養

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See also: 保养

Chinese[edit]

 
to defend; to protect; to insure or guarantee; to maintain; hold or keep; to guard
 
give birth; keep (pets); to support; to bring sb. up; to raise (pig, etc.)
trad. (保養)
simp. (保养)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

保養

  1. to maintain one's health; to keep fit
  2. to keep (a vehicle, machinery, etc.) in good repair; to maintain

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
よう
Grade: 4
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

保養(ほよう) (hoyō)

  1. comfort, nurture, recuperation, rest
     ()保養 (ほよう)になる。
    Me no hoyō ni naru.
    This is a pleasure for the eyes.
  2. recreation

Verb[edit]

保養(ほよう)する (hoyō suru) (suru conjugation, stem 保養(ほよう) (hoyō shi), past 保養(ほよう)した (hoyō shita))

  1. recuperate
  2. to rest, to relax

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References[edit]

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