拒絶反応

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょ
Grade: S
ぜつ
Grade: 5
はん
Grade: 3
のう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From 拒絶 (kyozetsu) +‎ 反応 (hannō).

Noun[edit]

拒絶反応 (hiragana きょぜつはんのう, rōmaji kyozetsuhannō)

  1. transplant rejection
  2. allergic reaction

Usage notes[edit]

The allergic reaction sense is figurative, e.g. "he has an allergic reaction whenever he hears of politics".