멸종

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (extermination) + (race)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mjʌ̹ɭt͡ɕ͈o̞ŋ]

IPA(key) [mjʌ̹ɭt͡ɕ͈o̞ŋ]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR myeoljong
RR (translit.) myeoljong
MC myŏljong
Yale myelcong

Noun[edit]

멸종 (myeoljong) (hanja 滅種)

  1. extinction (the action of making or becoming extinct)

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