See also: 连锁

ChineseEdit

 
even; as; to join
even; as; to join; to link; successively
to lock up; to lock
trad. (連鎖)
simp. (连锁)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

連鎖

  1. chain (being a series of interconnected things, or businesses with the same brand name); linked together
    先生原單位派遣連鎖公司工作 [MSC, trad.]
    先生原单位派遣连锁公司工作 [MSC, simp.]
    Chén xiānsheng bèi yuándānwèi pàiqiǎn dào liánsuǒ gōngsī gōngzuò. [Pinyin]
    Mr. Chen was sent by his former organization to work at a chain company.

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: 4

Grade: S
on’yomi
Alternative spellings
聯鎖
鏈鎖

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 連鎖 (ljen swaX, literally connect in a row + chain). Compare modern Mandarin reading liánsuǒ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(れん)() (rensa

  1. a chain; a connection of things to one another
  2. genetic linkage

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

(れん)()する (rensa suruintransitive suru (stem (れん)() (rensa shi), past (れん)()した (rensa shita))

  1. to be linked

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan