大出血

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Chinese[edit]

 
big; great; huge; large; major; wide; deep; oldest; eldest; doctor
to bleed; to haemorrhage
simp. and trad.
(大出血)
出血

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

大出血

  1. (medicine) to hemorrhage profusely; to bleed heavily
  2. (figuratively) to lose or spend large amounts of valuable resources; (of a business) to have a big sale (despite losing money from it)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 1
しゅつ > しゅっ
Grade: 1
けつ
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From (dai, great, big) +‎ 出血 (shukketsu, bleeding, hemorrhage).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [da̠iɕɨᵝk̚ke̞t͡sɨᵝ]

Noun[edit]

大出血 (hiragana だいしゅっけつ, rōmaji daishukketsu)

  1. (medicine) major hemorrhaging, massive bleeding, flooding
  2. (idiomatic) a big sale

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan