和洋折衷

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
よう
Grade: 3
せつ > せっ
Grade: 4
ちゅう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 和洋 ‎(wayō, Japan and West) +‎ 折衷 ‎(secchū, compromise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

和洋折衷 ‎(hiragana わようせっちゅう, romaji wayō setchū)

  1. an appropriate blend of the best of Japanese and Western concepts

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