See also: 减少

ChineseEdit

 
to lower; to decrease; to reduce
to lower; to decrease; to reduce; to subtract; to diminish
 
young; few; little
young; few; little; lack
trad. (減少)
simp. (减少)

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減少

  1. to reduce; to decrease; to cut; to minimise
    減少痛苦 / 减少痛苦  ―  jiǎnshǎo tòngkǔ  ―  to reduce suffering
    減少損失 / 减少损失  ―  jiǎnshǎo sǔnshī  ―  to cut one's losses
    減少浪費 / 减少浪费  ―  jiǎnshǎo làngfèi  ―  to reduce waste
    減少疲勞 / 减少疲劳  ―  jiǎnshǎo píláo  ―  to minimise fatigue

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
げん
Grade: 5
しょう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

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NounEdit

減少(げんしょう) (genshō

  1. reduction, decrease, fall, decline

VerbEdit

減少(げんしょう)する (genshō surusuru (stem 減少(げんしょう) (genshō shi), past 減少(げんしょう)した (genshō shita))

  1. come down, decrease, fall, diminish, lessen, recede, wane

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN