概略

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See also: 槪略

Chinese[edit]

general; approximate
 
plan; strategy; outline; summary; slightly; rather; to rob; to plunder; to summarize
simp. and trad.
(概略)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

概略

  1. outline; summary

Synonyms[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
がい
Grade: S
りゃく
Grade: 5
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Likely from Middle Chinese compound 概略 (gə̀i lɨɐk̚, literally generally, approximately + brief, abbreviated).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

概略(がいりゃく) (gairyaku) (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 槪略)

  1. outline, gist, summary

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN