Sino-Korean word from 使用, from 使 (“employing”) + 用 (“using”)
- (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈsʰa̠(ː)joŋ]
- Phonetic hangul: [사(ː)용]
- Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
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사용 • (sayong) (hanja 使用)
- usage in order to fulfill a purpose or role