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See also: 外电

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ChineseEdit

foreign dispatch (電訊)
trad. (外電)
simp. (外电)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

外電

  1. dispatch from a foreign news agency

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
がい
Grade: 2
でん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of 外国電報 (gaikoku denpō, telegram or dispatch from a foreign country).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

外電 (hiragana がいでん, rōmaji gaiden, historical hiragana ぐわいでん)

  1. Short for 外国電報 (gaikoku denpō): a dispatch from a foreign news agency

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9