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Alternate definition?[edit]

Can it also mean medium, as in 男中音 (meaning "medium male voice" rather than "center male voice" or "middle male voice")? 03:57, 17 December 2007 (UTC)

Yes.—suzukaze (tc) 23:11, 20 March 2016 (UTC)


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Another definition[edit]

Can't this also be an abbreviation for "China" or "Chinese"? 09:50, 2 January 2011 (UTC)

じゅう reading[edit]

Why isn't じゅう considered an On reading for 中? This isn't just here, also in WWWJDIC.
Ulmanor 02:09, 18 May 2011 (UTC)
:I just realized that じゅう is probably rendaku for ちゅう. Oops.
Ulmanor 19:46, 16 February 2012 (UTC)

This discussion[1] (in Japanese) confirms there is a difference, as already noted in the article. But how productive is the suffix in both senses?