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ChineseEdit

 
to breathe; to suck in; to absorb; to inhale
to lead; to divert (water); to guide
simp. and trad.
(吸引)

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VerbEdit

吸引

  1. to attract the attention of someone or something; to entice; to draw; to fascinate; to appeal to
    吸引外商投資 / 吸引外商投资  ―  xīyǐn wàishāng tóuzī  ―  to attract foreign investment
    吸引眼球  ―  xīyǐn yǎnqiú  ―  to catch people's eyes
    吸引注意  ―  xīyǐn zhùyì  ―  to attract attention

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
きゅう
Grade: 6
いん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

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NounEdit

吸引 (hiragana きゅういん, rōmaji kyūin, historical hiragana きふいん)

  1. suction
  2. absorption
  3. attraction, drawing in
  4. (medicine) aspiration

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VerbEdit

吸引する (suru conjugation, hiragana きゅういんする, rōmaji kyūin suru, historical hiragana きふいんする)

  1. to suck in
  2. to absorb
  3. to attract, to draw in
  4. (medicine) to aspirate

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