欠乏

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Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

 
deficient; owe; to lack; yawn
short of; tired
simp. and trad.
(欠乏)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

欠乏

  1. to lack, to be deficient

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 缺乏 (“to lack; to be deficient in; to be short of”).
(This term, 欠乏, is a variant form of 缺乏.)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
けつ
Grade: 4
ぼう
Grade: S
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

欠乏 (hiragana けつぼう, rōmaji ketsubō)

  1. shortage, scarcity

Verb[edit]

欠乏する (intransitive, suru conjugation, hiragana けつぼうする, rōmaji ketsubō suru)

  1. run low, lack, run short
    ビタミンC (シー)欠乏 (けつぼう)する
    bitamin shī ga ketsubō suru
    need more vitamin C

Conjugation[edit]