Last modified on 6 January 2015, at 06:03

縮小

ChineseEdit

 
to withdraw; to pull back; to contract; to shrink; to reduce
 
small; tiny; few; young
trad. (縮小)
simp. (缩小)

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縮小

  1. to shrink, to decrease in size

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅく
Grade: 6
しょう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (shuku, "shrink," "reduce," "shorten") + (shō, "small," "little")

NounEdit

縮小 (hiragana しゅくしょう, romaji shukushō)

  1. minification, condensation
  2. shortening
  3. reduction, curtailment, cut

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VerbEdit

縮小 + する (hiragana しゅくしょうする, romaji shukushō suru)

  1. minify, condense
  2. shorten
  3. reduce, curtail, cut down
    事業 (じぎょう)規模 (きぼ)縮小 (しゅくしょう)した。
    jigyō no kibo o shukushō shita.
    The company reduced their business.

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