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ChineseEdit

grass-eating, herbivorous animal
trad. (草食動物) 草食 動物
simp. (草食动物) 草食 动物

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

草食動物

  1. herbivore

SynonymsEdit

Coordinate termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

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Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: 1
しょく
Grade: 2
どう
Grade: 3
ぶつ
Grade: 3
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 草食 ‎(sōshoku, grass-eating; herbivorous) +‎ 動物 ‎(dōbutsu, animal).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • On'yomi
  • (Tokyo) うしょくどうぶつ [sòóshókú dóꜜòbùtsù] (Nakadaka - [5])[2]
  • IPA(key): [so̞ːɕo̞kɯᵝ do̞ːbɯᵝt͡sɯᵝ]

NounEdit

草食動物 ‎(hiragana そうしょくどうぶつ, romaji sōshoku dōbutsu, historical hiragana さうしょくどうぶつ)

  1. An herbivore.

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
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