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急性

急性

Chinese

hurried; worried
 
sex; nature; surname; suffix corresponding to -ness or -ity
simp. and trad.
(急性)
anagram 性急

Adjective

急性

  1. (medicine) acute
  2. Synonym of 急性子 (jíxìngzi, “impatient”).

Antonyms


Japanese

Kanji in this term
きゅう
Grade: 3
せい
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Noun

急性 (hiragana きゅうせい, romaji kyūsei)

  1. acute onset of disease or worsening of symptoms

Antonyms

Compounds

  • 急性灰白髄炎 (きゅうせいかいはくずいえん) (kyūseikaihakuzuien, polio)

References

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.