Last modified on 20 February 2014, at 08:08

応召

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
おう
Grade: 5
しょう
Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

応召 (hiragana おうしょう, romaji ōshō)

  1. conscription, drafting
    • 1931, 宮本百合子, 年譜:
      広島 (ひろしま)応召 (おうしょう) (ちゅう)だった宮本 (みやもと)弟達治 (おとうとたつじ)負傷 (ふしょう)し、 ()んだが死体 (したい)はみつからなかった。
      Hiroshima ni ōshō-chū datta Miyamoto no otōto Tatsuji ga fushō shi, shinda ga shitai wa mitsukaranakatta.
      Miyamoto's younger brother Tatsuji had been drafted and was in Hiroshima, and there he was injured and died but his body wasn't found.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

応召 + する (intransitive, hiragana おうしょうする, romaji ōshō suru)

  1. be conscripted, be drafted

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