기관

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 機關, from (machine) + (relation)

Noun[edit]

기관 (gigwan) (hanja 機關)

  1. engine; machine
  2. agency
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Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 氣管, from (air, breath) + (pipe, tube)

Noun[edit]

기관 (gigwan) (hanja 氣管)

  1. trachea; windpipe

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 器官, from (receptacle) + (official)

Noun[edit]

기관 (gigwan) (hanja 器官)

  1. organ of the body