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ChineseEdit

 
to move; to transport; to use; to apply; fortune; luck; fate
 
to revolve; to turn; to circle about; to walk about; to convey; to forward (mail); to transfer; to shift
trad. (運轉)
simp. (运转)
anagram 轉運转运

EtymologyEdit

Attested in ancient Chinese texts. The sense “to operate” is from Japanese 運轉 (うんてん) (unten).

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

運轉

  1. (intransitive) to revolve; to orbit; to turn on an axis
  2. (intransitive) to operate; to run
  3. (of fortune) to turn; to have a lucky break

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

運轉

  1. revolution; turning on an axis
  2. operation (of a machine); running (of a business)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
うん
Grade: 3
てん
Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

NounEdit

運轉 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 運転, hiragana うんてん, rōmaji unten)

  1. Kyūjitai form of 運転

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

運轉 (unjeon) (hangeul 운전)

  1. Hanja form? of 운전 (driving).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

VerbEdit

運轉

  1. Hán tự form of vận chuyển (to transport; to deliver; to ship).