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ChineseEdit

blood road; path; way
simp. and trad.
(血路)

EtymologyEdit

From (xiě, “blood”) + (, “route”)

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NounEdit

血路

  1. (archaic) an escape route carved out by charging through the enemy's line

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けつ
Grade: 3

Grade: 3
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Literally "blood path". Originally a path that a bleeding, injured animal uses to escape.

NounEdit

血路 ‎(hiragana けつろ, romaji ketsuro)

  1. an escape path from surrounding enemies
  2. a way out from a difficult situation

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