療法

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Chinese[edit]

to treat; to cure
 
law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist; France (abbrev.)
trad. (療法)
simp. (疗法)

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Noun[edit]

療法

  1. therapy

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
りょう
Grade: S
ほう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

/reupapu//reufafu//reuhafu//reuhau//reuhɔː//rjoːhoː/

From Middle Chinese compound 療法 ‎(liæu? pjop, literally treat, heal + method, way of doing things). Compare modern Min Nan reading liâu-hoat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

療法 ‎(hiragana りょうほう, romaji ryōhō, historical hiragana れうはふ)

  1. therapy

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  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 978-4-14-011112-3