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ChineseEdit

 
happening; instance; reason; cause; deceased; old
to block; to hinder; to obstruct
simp. and trad.
(故障)

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

故障

  1. breakdown (of a mechanical or electronic device); malfunction; fault
  2. (computing) bug
  3. obstacle; hitch

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
しょう
Grade: 6
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

故障 ‎(hiragana こしょう, romaji koshō)

  1. break, break down, have a fault, go out of order

VerbEdit

故障する ‎(intransitive, hiragana こしょうする, romaji koshō suru)

  1. break, break down, have a fault

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 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

故障 ‎(gojang) ‎(hangeul 고장)

  1. Hanja form? of 고장, “mechanical breakdown”.
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