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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
きゅう
Grade: 6
しゅう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

吸収 (hiragana きゅうしゅう, rōmaji kyūshū)

  1. suction; absorption; assimilation
  2. merger

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

吸収する (suru conjugation, hiragana きゅうしゅうする, rōmaji kyūshū suru)

  1. to suck/absorb a liquid
  2. to take in/gobble/consume food or drink
  3. (business) to take over/absorb a company

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN