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ChineseEdit

 
to change; to alter; to transform; to correct
 
just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; principle; Chinese 1st month of year
simp. and trad.
(改正)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

改正

  1. to correct; to amend; to rectify
    改正錯誤 / 改正错误  ―  gǎizhèng cuòwù  ―  to correct a mistake

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: 4
せい
Grade: 1
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

改正 (hiragana かいせい, rōmaji kaisei)

  1. amendment
    • 1916, 夏目漱石, 明暗:
       () ()改正 (かいせい)結果 (けっか)、よほど以前 (いぜん) () (ひろ)げられた往来 (おうらい)には、比較的 (ひかくてき)よそで ()られない (はば)があった。
      Shiku kaisei no kekka, yohodo izen ni torihirogerareta ōrai ni wa, hikakuteki yoso de mirarenai haba ga atta.
      The result of the municipal redistricting was that some streets were widened to an extent unseen before.

VerbEdit

改正する (transitive, suru conjugation, hiragana かいせいする, rōmaji kaisei suru)

  1. amend, revise

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

改正 (gaejeong) (hangeul 개정)

  1. Hanja form? of 개정 (amendment).