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ChineseEdit

stage curtain; tent bureaucrat
simp. and trad.
(幕僚)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

幕僚

  1. (archaic) an assistant or an aide to a high ranking officer, who offered both accommodation and pay to the said aide in historic China.
  2. a staff member of a company or government that plays a supporting role that does not directly generate income for the said organization (e.g. a technician from the IT department of a manufacturing business).

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ばく
Grade: 6
りょう
Grade: S
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

幕僚 ‎(hiragana ばくりょう, romaji bakuryō)

  1. (military) staff

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 978-4-14-011112-3