適者生存

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Chinese[edit]

to fit; to suit -ist, -er (person); person (who does sth) to live; to exist
trad. (適者生存) 生存
simp. (适者生存) 生存
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Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

適者生存

  1. survival of the fittest

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てき
Grade: 5
しゃ
Grade: 3
せい
Grade: 1
ぞん
Grade: 6

Etymology[edit]

adapted + one + 生存 survives

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [te̞kʲiɕa̠ se̞ːzõ̞ɴ]

Noun[edit]

適者生存 ‎(hiragana てきしゃせいぞん, romaji tekisha seizon)

  1. the survival of the fittest

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