中小

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ちゅう
Grade: 1
しょう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (chū, "middle," "medium") + (shō, "small," "little")

NounEdit

中小 (hiragana ちゅうしょう, romaji chūshō)

  1. small to medium

CompoundsEdit

  • 大中小 (daichūshō): large, medium, or small
  • 中小企業 (chūshō kigyō): smaller companies
  • 中小企業庁 (chūshō kigyō chō): the Japanese Small and Medium Enterprise Agency
  • 中小諸国家 (chūshō sho-kokka): medium and small nations
Last modified on 9 December 2013, at 00:02