昼夜

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of 昼夜 – see 晝夜.
(This term, 昼夜, is the simplified form of 晝夜.)
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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ちゅう
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

昼夜 (hiragana ちゅうや, romaji chūya)

  1. day and night
    • 1926, 葉山嘉樹, 坑夫の子:
      三台 (さんだい)のポムプは、昼夜 (ちゅうや)間断 (かんだん)なくモーターを ()程働 (ほどうご) (つづ)けていた。
      san-dai no pomupu wa, chūya kandan naku mōtā o yaku hodo ugokitsuzukete ita.
      The three pumps just about burned out their motors running constantly day and night.