양성

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Korean[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yangseong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yangseong
McCune–Reischauer?yangsŏng
Yale Romanization?yangseng

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 陽性 (positive, masculine)

Noun[edit]

양성 (yangseong) (hanja 陽性)

  1. positivity
  2. masculinity
    1. (linguistics) masculine gender
Derived terms[edit]
Antonyms[edit]
  • 음성 (eumseong, negativity; femininity)

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 兩性, from (both) + (sex)

Noun[edit]

양성 (yangseong) (hanja 兩性)

  1. both sexes
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 兩性, from (both) + (-ness, nature)

Noun[edit]

양성 (yangseong) (hanja 兩性)

  1. (chemistry) amphoterism; having the characteristics of both an acid and a base

Synonyms[edit]