Last modified on 12 September 2014, at 15:17

症状

ChineseEdit

simpl.
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NounEdit

症状

  1. symptom

JapaneseEdit

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

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 癥狀 (“abdominal tumor / disease + form or appearance”). Compare modern simplified Chinese 症状 (zhèngzhuàng, symptom).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

症状 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 症狀, hiragana しょうじょう, romaji shōjō, historical hiragana しゃうじゃう)

  1. (medicine) a symptom
    ウルシに ()れるとどういう症状 (しょうじょう)ですか。気触 (かぶ)れるのですか。
    urushi ni fureru to dō iu shōjō desu ka. kabureru no desu ka.
    When you touch poison ivy, what kind of symptoms are there? Do you break out in a rash?
  2. (medicine) a patient's medical condition
    患者 (かんじゃ)症状 (しょうじょう)悪化 (あっか)した。
    kanja no shōjō ga akka shita.
    The patient's condition worsened.

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