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to loosen; to untie; to explain; to remove; to divide; to dissolve; to solve; solution; send under escort
trad. (瓦解)
simp. #(瓦解)

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瓦解

  1. (intransitive) to disintegrate (like smashed earthenware); to collapse; to crumble; to fall apart
    婚姻瓦解  ―  Tā de hūnyīn wǎjiě le.  ―  His marriage fell apart.
  2. (transitive) to make something crumble; to crush; to destroy
    瓦解敵人 / 瓦解敌人  ―  wǎjiě dírén  ―  to crush the enemy

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Kanji in this term

Grade: S
かい
Grade: 5
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NounEdit

瓦解 (hiragana がかい, rōmaji gakai)

  1. collapse, downfall, destruction

VerbEdit

瓦解する (suru conjugation, hiragana がかいする, rōmaji gakai suru)

  1. to fall apart, to go to pieces

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