See also: 连锁

ChineseEdit

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

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

連鎖

  1. chain; linked

NounEdit

連鎖

  1. chain (series of interconnected things, or businesses with the same brand name)
  2. concatenation; linking

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: 4

Grade: S
on’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

連鎖(れんさ) (rensa)

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

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

連鎖(れんさ)する (rensa suru) (intransitive, suru conjugation, stem 連鎖(れんさ) (rensa shi), past 連鎖(れんさ)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